Dot McHugh Dot McHugh

Dot McHugh, 85, of Macungie, formerly of Commack, Long Island, NY, passed away Friday, February 03, 2017 at the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Twp. She was the wife of the late James P. McHugh. Dot was an administrative assistant at the Hazeltine Corporation on Long Island, New York for 7 years until retiring in 1982. Born in the Bronx, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Jennie (Pesce) Grisanti. She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown. Dot was known for her generosity and hospitality, there was always room for one more at her table. She loved to travel and play bridge and was a member of a bridge group for many years.

Survivors: Son: James J. McHugh and his wife Donna of Allentown, Daughter: Catherine wife of Robert DiPisa of Matawan, NJ, Sister: Theresa Kruglik of Cheshire, CT, Brother: Rocco Grisanti and his wife Gladys of Medford, NY and Three Grandchildren: Danielle, Bobby and Shaun. She was predeceased by a Sister: Arcangela “Lee” Eismont-Clauss

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, at 10 A.M. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church 1040 Flexer Ave. Allentown. A calling hour will be held on Monday, from 7 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts. Allentown and on Tuesday, from 9 A.M. to 10 A.M. in St. Thomas More Catholic Church.

Contributions may be made in Dot’s memory to the American Cancer Society, Lehigh Valley Unit, 3893 Adler Pl. Bethlehem, PA 18017.


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