Quincy, MA — Barbara C. (Curran) Doll, 81, passed away unexpectedly at Carney Hospital on May 13. She was the devoted mother of Dr. Kristine A. Doll of Salem and her partner, Zbyszek Potyranski, Dr. Barbara M. Freund of California and her husband, Dr. Ronald, and Amie Kandalaft and her husband, Gary, of Weymouth. She is also survived by her loving grandchildren, Alexandra, Nikki and Antoine Kandalaft of Weymouth, Rob and Stephanie Freund of California, many nieces and nephews. She was the loving daughter of the late Sylvester and Anne (Coyne) Curran; sister of the late Al, John, Frank, Ed and Bob Curran, Marie McNulty, Anna Del Papa, and Dorothy McKenna. Barbara was a retired executive assistant to the president of Arbella Protection Insurance and the past president of Executive Women International. She was elected to Who’s Who of American Women and authored multiple management publications. A voracious reader, and world traveler, her glamorous style and generous personality will long be remembered.
ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. John the Baptist Church, School Street, Quincy on Saturday morning at 9 a.m. Visiting hours will be held at the Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home, 326 Granite Ave., Milton on Friday 4 to 8 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to Animal Rescue League of Boston, 10 Chandler St., Boston, 02116. Visit www.alfreddthomas.com, Alfred D. Thomas Funeral Home, Milton, 617-696-4200.