John W. Dugas, 86, of Port St. Lucie, FL and formerly of Enfield, entered into eternal life on Thursday, November 28, 2019 in Stuart, FL. John was the beloved husband of 67 years to Shirley (Raymond) Dugas. Born on May 25, 1933 in Nashua, NH to the late John W. Dugas, Sr. and Irene (Calawa) Dugas. Resided in Port St. Lucie, FL for the past 25 years, prior to that in Enfield and North Branford, CT. John served our country proudly with the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1955 during the Korean War, stationed at Fort Riley, KS. He retired as a supervisor from Canteen Vending Services after 34 years of service.
In addition to his wife Shirley, he is also survived by three children; Karen Libby, Jeffrey Dugas and wife Pam, and Joan Nero, his four beloved grandchildren; KayDee Libby, KeriAnn Rubin, Peter and Jonathan Nero and two cherished great grandchildren, as well as a sister, Jacqueline Ford and nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may gather with his family on Friday, December 6, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Browne Memorial Chapels, Enfield. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 7, with a Prayer Service at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be private in the Hazardville Cemetery, Enfield. Memorial donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231.