Robert H. "Bob" Dragan, 82, of Monessen, died Friday January 24, 2020 at his home.
He was born on December 26, 1937 in Monessen, the son of the late Henry and Anne (Adams) Dragan. Bob was a 1955 graduate of Rostraver High School and was a retired Operating Engineer, having been a life member of International Union of Operating Engineers Local 66 in Pittsburgh.
He was a member of St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus Council 954, Elks Lodge 773, Eagles Aerie 2399, and Fayette City American Legion. Bob served his country during the Korean War with the U.S. Army. Bob looked forward to going to Florida every winter and he especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his two sons, Robert J. Dragan of Coral Springs, FL, Jeffrey S. (Cara) Dragan of Frederick, MD; grandson, Dominic Dragan; granddaughters, Sara Ruth (fiancé Ash Duarte) Dragan and Kathryn Emily Dragan; great grandson, Dominic Reign Dragan; three nephews, James (Nancy) Brizzi of Johnstown, PA, Jason Brizzi of Monessen, Kevin Americo of Charleston, WV; brother-in-law, Peter Kent (Vangie) Americo of Charleston, WV.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Julanne "Judy" (Americo) Dragan, a sister Gloria Brizzi, a daughter-in-law Stefanie Dragan, and a nephew Kent Americo.
Friends will be received in Dalfonso-Billick Funeral Home Inc. and Cremation Services, 441 Reed Ave. Monessen, on Tuesday from 2 to 4 pm and 6 to 8 pm. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday beginning with a 9:30 am Panachida in the funeral home, followed by Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am in St. Mary Byzantine Catholic Church. Interment will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Rostraver Twp.
The following services will be conducted Tuesday in the funeral home: K of C Council 954 prayer service 7:00 pm, Monessen Elks 773 service 7:30 pm.
Condolences accepted for the family at www.dalfonso-billick.com.