MUSKEGON, Mich. — Francis Richard Anthony “Dick” Dolack died at the age of 84 at his home on Saturday, Dec. 29.
Dolack had a long career as an NFL official. His career lasted 26 years until his retirement in 1991. He has been inducted into many Sports Halls of Fame throughout Michigan and Indiana, according to his obituary.
Dolack was well-known in the Muskegon-area for being a city councilor in Norton Shores for 40 years. He was also a board member for the Muskegon Community College and he was on the Muskegon County Airport advisory board.
He also owned D&B Sport Center for 38 years, and he continued to work with scouting officials for the NFL after his retirement.
Dolack is survived by his wife, Patricia. They were married for 63 years. He is also survived by three children Rick (Cheryl) Dolack, Janet Dolack-Eckerle and David (Joy) Dolack; 8 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, and brother, Michael (Sandy) Dolack.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 3 at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church. The visitation will be on Wednesday, Jan. 2 at the Lee Chapel in Norton Shores.