John Paul Dudra, 46, of Hamden died Dec. 19, 2012 in Connecticut Hospice.
He was the beloved husband of Sheri (Barron) Dudra and the cherished son of Gloria (Cathcart) Dudra of Hamden and the late John Albert Dudra. He was the loving father of Patrick John Dudra of Hamden and brother of Joseph Michael Dudra of Wallingford.
Mr. Dudra was born October 21, 1966. He was an insurance adjuster for The Hartford.
John was an avid cyclist, woodsman and hiker. He was a Hamden High School graduate and a Quinnipiac University Alum. John and his wife enjoyed vacationing for the past 12 years in Yucatan, Mexico.
His funeral will leave from Sisk Brothers Funeral Home, 3105 Whitney Ave., on Monday at 9:30 a.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 10 a.m. in Church of the Ascension, Dunbar Hill Rd., Hamden. Friends may call Sunday from 3 - 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to CT Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford 06405 or to Smilow Cancer Center, 333 Cedar Street, PO Box 208028, New Haven, Connecticut 06520. www.siskbrothers.com