Eric C. Dunnigan, 20, of McAdoo, passed away Tuesday morning at Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, after a courageous eight-year battle with cancer.
Born in Stroudsburg, he is the son of William K. Dunnigan, Jr., of South Carolina and Chris-T Garvey of McAdoo.
Eric had attended Hazleton Area High School. He loved sports, especially basketball. He played for the McAdoo Basketball League. Eric loved the outdoors and especially hanging out with his friends.
Eric was a loyal friend. He had an impact on many people’s lives and his memory will live on with all who knew him. He will be sadly missed by many.
Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his son Christopher Dunnigan; fiancée Jules Sebia of Hazleton; sister Christina Cardona and brother Devin Cardona, both of McAdoo; brother Nicholas Dunnigan of Stroudsburg; stepfather Brian Oakes of McAdoo; and grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
Family and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Damiano Funeral Home, Inc., Blaine and Cleveland Streets, McAdoo.
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