- April 9, 1938 - October 7, 2016
- Hanover Township, Pennsylvania
of Donald's Passing
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“I am saddened by this news. Duke was fun classmate GAR Class of 56. He gave his all in everything he did. RIP my friend.Reed Thomas.
1 of 6 | Posted by: Reed Thomas - Raleigh, NC
“We are so sad to hear the news of Dukey's passing. Great guy and family man. Our thoughts and prayers are with Judy and her family at this time. We...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Ron/Gale Martino - Winter Garden, FL
“My name is Bob La France, this great man was a very dear friend of mine, actually he was my best friend & I will miss him, we worked together for...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Bob La France - The villages, FL
“Sincere condolences goes out to the Loftus family for your sad loss. May GOD be with the family as you mourn the loss of Donald.
4 of 6 | Posted by: - NJ
“Our thoughts are with the entire family. We are so sorry for your loss.
5 of 6 | Posted by: Lori Towner - NC
“I am so sorry to read of Duke's passing. We were fellow classmates at GAR. He always had a good word and smile for everyone. This is very sad.
6 of 6 | Posted by: Don Miller - Lop Buri, Thailand
Donald was born on April 9, 1938 and passed away on Friday, October 7, 2016.
Donald was a resident of Hanover Township, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.
Duke was a 1956 graduate of G.A.R. High School.
Donald was married to Judith (Davis) Loftus.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at 9 am from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 9:30 in Our Lady of Fatima Parish at St. Mary's Church of the Immaculate Conception, 134 S. Washington Street, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township.
Family and friends may call on Monday, October 10, 2016, from 4 ' 7 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be sent to The David A. Evans, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund, Holy Redeemer High School, 159 South Pennsylvania Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, PA' 18702.