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Roger W. Smith letter to Rev. Paul Gallivan, December 6, 1989




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I wrote this letter to Father Paul Gallivan, a Roman Catholic priest, on December 6, 1989.

Father Paul delivered a eulogy at my father, Alan W. Smith’s, memorial service in Bourne, Massachusetts on November 17, 1989.





See also my post:


Father Paul Gallivan




Although my father and Father Paul were of different faiths, they were close friends and meant a great deal to one another.



— Roger W. Smith

    June 2018


Father Paul Gallivan



Father Paul Gallivan was a good friend and a colleague of my father, Alan W. Smith, in musical productions of Saint Paul’s Roman Catholic Church in Dorchester, Massachusetts.

He delivered a eulogy at my father’s memorial service.