John Bogan, Sr.

Obituary of John J. Bogan, Sr.


John J. Bogan, Sr., age 92, of Brookhaven, PA, died Sunday, August 8, 2021. John was born June 22, 1929.  He was a graduate of West Catholic High School, where he played football and was named All-Catholic and All-City Co-Captain, setting individual scoring records. After high school, John accepted a full scholarship to Villanova University, and played defensive end.  The team won 2 championship bowl games. He was a Veteran of the National Guard.


John was employed as a Benefits Administrator with United Food and Commercial Workers and then after retirement, he worked part time with Main Line Today Magazine.


He was a parishioner of the Church of Our Lady of Charity, Brookhaven, PA.


John enjoyed watching Philadelphia and Villanova games.



Wife: Marie (Hilbert) Bogan

Children: Marie (Jim) Przywitowski, John (Charlene) Bogan, Patrice (Vince) Touey, Debra (Bob) Cacace, Michele (Gary) Block, Suzanne Martinelli

Also survived by seven grandchildren


Predeceased by Son, Robert; Daughter, Kathy; Parents: Michael and Bridget Bogan; Brothers, Michael and Patrick


Services and Interment will be private.


Memorial Donations may be made to:  American Heart Association





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