Francis R. Rogan of Scranton died Saturday February 1, 2020 at home. His wife of 45 years is the former Janice Nau.
Born in Scranton he was the son of the late Joseph and Josephine Walsh Rogan. A graduate of St. Paul’s High School, he proudly served in the United States Army.
A man of strong Catholic faith, Francis was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Church where he was a former Eucharistic minister. He volunteered and gave his time to the parish, St. Francis of Assisi Kitchen, Meals on Wheels, and the Pennsylvanians for Human Life organization.
Also surviving are son Paul Rogan and wife Sandra, Clarks Summit; daughters Laura Young and husband Bryan, New York, and Kristen Quigley and husband Sean, South Carolina; grandchildren John Rogan, Priscilla Hudyberdi, Olivia, Nicole, and James Young, and Alexa, Violet, and Ava Quigley.
He was preceded in death by brothers Joseph and Robert Rogan.
The funeral will be conducted Thursday from the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave. Scranton, with Mass of Christian burial at 9:30 am in the Holy Name of Jesus Church, 1414 Elm St. Scranton. Interment in St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Moscow. Friends and family may pay their respects Wednesday from 4-7 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 57 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.