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Clergyman , writer

Charles Joseph Dollen, American clergyman, writer. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1954, domestic prelate, 1985. Member Poway Unified School District School Board, 1977-1982. Lieutenant, chaplain, United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1960. Member American Library Association, California Library. Association (various offices), Catholic Library. Association (various offices).

Background

Dollen, Charles Joseph was born on April 14, 1926 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Charles Joseph Dollen and Cecilia Margaret (Pfeiffer) Kelly.

Education

Bachelor, St. Bernard's College, Rochester, 1948;Master of Science in Liberal Studies, University of Southern California, 1956;Master of Divinity, St. Bernard's Institute, Rochester, 1985.

Career

Library director, U. San Diego, 1954-1973;pastor, St. Gabriel's Catholic Church, Poway, California, 1973-1996;retired, St. Gabriel's Catholic Church, Poway, California, 1996. Book review editor The Priest, since 1973. Book reviewer Catholic News Svc., since 1973.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1954, domestic prelate, 1985.

Works

Membership

Member Poway Unified School District School Board, 1977-1982. Lieutenant, chaplain, United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1960. Member American Library Association, California Library.

Association (various offices), Catholic Library. Association (various offices).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stamps, coins, swimming, gardening.

Connections

father:
Charles Joseph Dollen Kelly

mother:
Cecilia Margaret (Pfeiffer) Kelly