Andrew Jugan, 90, of Belle Vernon, Rostraver Township, died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, in his home. Born Nov. 26, 1920, in Webster, he was the son of the late Mike and Mary (Kozar) Jugan. Andy loved to garden and sell vegetables on Route 51. He was retired from both USX and Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel. He was a member of the Church of St. Anne in Rostraver Township and was a master sergeant in the Army 80th Infantry Division during World War II and was a recipient of the Bronze Star Medal. He is survived by his wife, Jenny (Gaggini) Jugan; son, Andrew M. (Kellie) Jugan, of Jeannette; daughter, Mary (Kenny L.) Hughes, of Washington; three grandchildren, Jenny Messmer, A.J. (Deanna) Jugan and Daniel (Katy) Jugan; two great-grandsons, Christian Messmer and Michael Jugan; four brothers, Charles Jugan, of California, Michael (Jane) Jugan of Pottstown, George (Irene) Jugan, of Pleasant Hills, and Don (Vonnie) Jugan, of Kimberton; and three sisters, Helen Hart, of Monongahela, Millie (Scotty) Muir, of Finleyville, and Gladys (Rev. Stephen) Jula, of Rocky River, Ohio; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Kenneth C. Hughes; two brothers, Joseph and John Jugan; and two sisters, Mary Jugan and Irene Sheary. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in the JAMES C. STUMP FUNERAL HOME INC., 580 Circle Drive, Belle Vernon/Rostraver Township, where a blessing service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Vincent J. Gigliotti officiating. Entombment with military honors will follow in Mon Valley Memorial Park Mausoleum.
(Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Tribune)