Patricia A. Dugan
Patricia A. Dugan, 82, of Galeton, PA, died on Tuesday, February 8, 2017 at Soldiers & Sailors Hospital, Wellsboro, PA.
Born September 9, 1934 in Wellsboro, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Cardman) Cimino. Pat was a 1952 Graduate of Galeton High School. On May 25, 1957, in Galeton, she married Lloyd R. Dugan who survives.
Pat was currently a homemaker who previously worked for Lewis Albee Insurance Agency in Galeton, was the West Branch Township Tax Collector, co-owned the Plaza Café, and co-owned, along with her husband, Dugan Tractor.
She was a member of St. Bibiana Catholic Church in Galeton, where she was the Choir Director for many years, was a member of St. Bibiana’s Women’s League, a social member of the Galeton Moose and Galeton V.F.W., sang with the Gale-Tones, with whom she performed at Carnegie Hall, and was in the first class of the Galeton National Honor Society.
Pat was a wonderful cook and homemaker who enjoyed decorating for holidays, attending all of her grandsons’ sporting events and activities, and playing the organ and singing. She was a beautiful singer who sang at many weddings and funerals.
Pat dearly loved her family and her grandsons were her pride and joy.
Surviving in addition to her husband of 59 years, Lloyd Dugan, are a son, Jeffrey L. (Veronica) Dugan, Galeton; two grandsons, Jordan and Tyler Dugan, Galeton; a brother, Edward (Janice) Cimino, Olean, NY; two sisters, Margaret Collins and Cathy (Hugh) Smith, both of Galeton; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Pat was preceded in death by six brothers, Joseph, George, Rocco, William, Paul, and John Cimino; and four sisters, Mary Vanhoutte, Anita Karhan, Virginia Cowburn and Elizabeth Breunig.
Friends may call at the Hess Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Collins Chapel, Galeton, on Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 6:00-8:00pm and on Monday, February 13, 2017 from 10:00-11:00am at the St. Bibiana Catholic Church, Galeton. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00am with the Rev. Joseph Dougherty as Celebrant. Burial will be in West Hill Cemetery, Galeton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Gale Hose Ambulance Association, St. Bibiana Catholic Church or to the charity of the donor’s choice.