Shirley Dugan

In Loving Memory: Shirley M. Dugan, of Falmouth, passed away on June 7th, 2021 at the McCarthy Care Center in East Sandwich.

Born 11/19/1930, daughter of the late Henry C. Fish, Sr. and Dorothy D. Cain and the loving wife of the late Richard (Dick) Dugan whom she was married to for 59 years.

Shirley was born in Boston, Massachusetts and attended the Falmouth Public Schools. She served as a Nurses Aide and was also a Waitress in Falmouth.

Shirley was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin, and friend to all. She will be missed for her kindness, thoughtfulness, and caring character.

She is survived by daughter Carol Sherman and her husband Bill, Son Michael Dugan and his wife Kim, Sister Linda Fish, grandchildren Brian Dugan and his partner Jann-Ellen, Alex Dugan, and Michael Dugan, Jr. She is predeceased by her loving husband Richard E. Dugan, daughter Sandra Kelliher Dugan, sister Norma Cox, and brother Harry Fish, Jr.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Shirley’s name to cCarthy Care Center Hospice. 73 Service Rd, East Sandwich, MA 02537.

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