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Antonio “Tony” Rivera, Jr. 1951-2024

Antonio “Tony” Rivera, Jr., age 72, passed away on May 12, 2024 at Chambersburg Hospital. He was born on September 8, 1951 in Manhattan, NY. He was the son of Antonio Rivera.

Antonio Rivera, Jr.
Antonio Rivera, Jr.

Tony worked for the US Postal Service where he served as post master before his retirement.

Professional Services are entrusted to Dugan Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 51 Asper Drive, Shippensburg.

A Memorial Service in honor of Tony will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2024, at 3 p.m., at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 30 Nottingham Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

ZOOM Info: Meeting ID: 905 511 7758, Meeting Password: 144000

To leave a condolence for the family, please visit the funeral home’s website.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Antonio, please visit the floral store.



Patricia M Campbell 1932-2024

Pat graduated from Fannett Township High School in 1950 and received her BA in Education from, known then as, Shippensburg State Teachers College. .

James Patrick McNally III 1947-2024

James was known for his dedication and excellence in his professional career, where he made lasting contributions and built strong relationships with his colleagues.

Brenda Jackson Liu 1945-2024

Upon retirement, Brenda worked as a part-time nurse at the Migrant Health in Gettysburg. During this time she traveled to migrant camps all over Pennsylvania.

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