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John Tough

John Francis Tough

Saturday, June 16th, 1956 - Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
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Obituary

John Francis Tough, 62, of Kunkletown, passed away Sunday, March 3 in St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem.

He was the loving husband of Renee Ann (Falzarine) Tough. They celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary in October.

Born in Irvington, NJ, he was the son of the late John Tough and the late Jean (Cameron) Tough.

John was a computer engineer for HP Company & Digital for over thirty one years before retiring in 2017. Prior to that he worked as a Pennsylvania state park ranger. He was a former Polk Township firefighter. He served in the US coast Guard and was also a member of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary. He was also a master carpenter in his leisure time. He will be deeply missed by all of his friends and family.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his two dogs, Blackjack and Stella; a son, Ian Tough; a sister, Janette Tough; and a his very special friend for over thirty years, Jim "Quimby" Kingsman.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, March 7 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM from the Kresge Funeral Home, 1763, Route 209 Brodheadsville. A memorial service will follow at 7:00 PM with scripture readings by Robin Bank. Military honors will follow the service. Cremation will take place in H.G. Smith Crematory, Stroudsburg.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tattered Tails Animal Rescue Inc.., P.O. Box 104 Neffs, PA 18065 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675.

The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the ICU team at St. Luke's Monroe and the doctors and nurses at St. Luke's Bethlehem, especially Dr. Jahre.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    William H. Kresge Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    1763 Route 209
    Brodheadsville, PA 18322
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  • Service

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 7:00pm
    Location
    William H. Kresge Funeral Home, Inc.
    Address
    1763 Route 209
    Brodheadsville, PA 18322
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  • Interment

    Location
    H. G. Smith Crematory
    Address
    2120 North Fifth St.
    Stroudsburg, PA 18360
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Tony Cicero

Posted at 09:56am
Just found out about John. He worked for me at DEC in Wilkes Barre in the 80’s. So sorry. My prayers are with you

Sharon Sirianni

Posted at 02:33pm
Renee, so sorry for your loss. To honor John, I will send in a donation to the Wounded Warrior Foundation. Will continue to pray for your healing. Love you.
Aunt Sharon
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Jim Mooney

Posted at 10:28am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. It was an honor working with you, John. Our time at HPE was special to me. Thank You Jim and Michelle Mooney
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Lori Hagerman

Posted at 06:26pm
With Deepest Sympathy,
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Posted at 06:48pm
We will all miss you Jack.. Our thoughts and prayers are goings out to both Renee and Janette. Frank & Beth, Brian & Diane, Harry and Anita and Ian
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