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Liberty Fire Company #2 - Mourns the Loss of Daniel Cotturo
Monday, November 8th, 2021

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of retired Firefighter Danny Cotturo. Danny was a member of both Rescue Fire Company & Liberty Fire Company. In addition to being a life member at Blue Valley Rescue Squad, member at Columbia Fire Company & Washington Twp Fire Company. Danny was also police officer in Bangor & retired as Chief of Police at Washington Township. His passing is a great loss to community that he served for many years.

Obituary:

Daniel C. Cotturo, Jr., 63, of Bangor, passed away, Thursday, November 4, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Denise A. (Falcone) Cotturo, they celebrated their 18th wedding anniversary, August 23rd, 2021. Born in Easton, August 9, 1958, he was the son of the late Daniel C. and Florence I. (Olivetti) Cotturo, Sr.

Prior to retiring, Daniel was employed as the Chief of Police for Washington Township. He was a 1976 graduate of Pius X High School, and a graduate of the Allentown Police Academy. Dan was a member of St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church, Pen Argyl, was a life time member of Blue Valley Rescue Squad and a member of Washington Twp. Fire Co., Columbia Fire Co., and Bangor Fire Co.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time at his cabin at Pine Flatts, Pike County. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Dyvek J. Ott, Alexis Ott and her fiance, Ian Albertson, Shane Hahn and Shaun Hahn, grandchildren, Avary Hahn, Lily and Olive Albertson, a brother, Mark A. Cotturo and his companion Chris, a sister, Michelle Liggieri, and nieces and a nephew. He was preceded in death by a sister, Lynn Rychlincki.

There will be viewing hours, Friday, November 12, 2021, from 2 PM until 4 PM, and 6 PM until 8 PM, at the Ruggiero Funeral Home, LLC, 126 E. Pennsylvania Avenue, Pen Argyl.

There will be additional viewing hours, Saturday beginning at 9 AM until 10:45 AM, followed by an 11 AM funeral service at The Washington, (Washington Township Fire Hall) 920 Washington Blvd, Bangor, PA. Interment will be private.

Online condolences may be offered at www.ruggierofuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be offered to either, Blue Valley Rescue, Washington Twp. Fire Co, Columbia Fire Co., or Bangor Fire Co., C/O the funeral home, 126 E. Pennsylvania Avenue, Pen Argyl, PA 18072. Ruggiero Funeral Home 126 E. Pennsylvania Ave. Pen Argyl, PA 18072 (610) 863-5750

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