John Brogan of New Cumberland
John C. “Jack” Brogan, 87, of New Cumberland, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in his residence.
He was a retired, selfemployed consultant in structural engineering, responsible for designing well over $500 million in buildings and other miscellaneous construction projects in the commonwealth and throughout the United States. Jack earned his B.S. in civil engineering from The Pennsylvania State University in 1950 and remained an avid Penn State football fan.
Additionally, he was a member of St. Theresa Roman Catholic Church, New Cumberland.
Jack was born in Hazelton to the late Robert and Ida (Waldron) Brogan.
He is survived by his wife of more than 67 years, Philomena “Mena” (Pape) Brogan; his daughter, Jacklyn Madsen of Mount Joy; his son, Dr. Donald R. Brogan, and wife Dr. Clara Tiburcio/ Brogan of Collegeville; his brother, Richard Brogan of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at St. Theresa Catholic Church, 1300 Bridge St., New Cumberland, with the Rev. J. Michael McFadden, his pastor, as celebrant. Burial will be in Hazleton. There will be no viewing or visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, 1320 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.
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