Wissahickon community mourns loss of recent graduate, memorial service scheduled and GoFundMe launched

Domenic Dugas, a recent graduate of Wissahickon High School, passed away on Monday, July 1. He was 17 years old.

A GoFundMe has been launched to help cover the costs of memorial services. According to the campaign, Dugas planned to enter the Air Force at the end of the summer.

From the description:

No one is ever prepared to bury a child, and the financial burden of a memorial service is unimaginable during this difficult time. Please consider contributing to help with the costs of medical bills, transporting Dom’s body from NJ to PA, cremation, and all other costs associated with his death.

His family appreciates all the love and support that has been shown to them.

$29,943 has been raised at the time of this writing.

A memorial service in his honor has been scheduled for Thursday, July 11. More details below: