John E. Dugan, Sr. October 16, 1935 - September 7, 2021

John E. Dugan, Sr. 85, of Allentown, passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021, in Phoebe Allentown, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Mary E. (Weaver) Dugan.  They celebrated their 6th wedding anniversary last April.  John was born in Allentown a son of the late Bernard and Molly (Haggerty) Dugan. He was employed as a police officer for the City of Allentown for over 20 years. John served as District Magistrate in Allentown for many years before retiring in 2013. He was a veteran of U.S. Air Force. John was a faithful member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church, Allentown.

Survivors: Wife; sons, Bryan S. Dugan and his wife Denise of Alburtis, Timothy B. of Lower Macungie; daughters, Molly J. Pfingstl and her husband John L. of Allentown, Katie A. Oswald and her husband Allen of Friedensville, Collen M. Schwenger of Palmerton; 13 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 stepchildren, 5 step-grandchildren, 8 step-great-grandchildren; siblings, Mary Schmidt, Bernie Dugan, Peggy Filipovits and Larry Dugan. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret A. Dugan, sons, Patrick J. Dugan, John E. Dugan, Jr. and sister Kathy Solderitch.

Services: 11:00 A.M. Monday, September 13th in the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. 274 North Krocks Road, Allentown. Call 9:00 – 11:00 A.M. Monday in the funeral home. Interment with military honors will be in the Cedar Hill Memorial Park, Allentown. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: in lieu of flowers contributions to Phoebe Allentown 1925 West Turner St. Allentown, 18104.


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