Funeral for Kenmore West Teacher Monday

September 20, 2010 Updated Sep 20, 2010 at 9:06 PM EDT

By WKBW Programming

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September 20, 2010 Updated Sep 20, 2010 at 9:06 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) - Family, students, co-workers and an entire community said goodbye Monday morning to the popualr Kenmore West school teacher killed while jogging late last week.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Brian Dugan was celebrated Monday morning at St. Amelia's Church in the Town of Tonawanda. School administratiors allowed students and staff to leave school early to attend.

Dugan, who taught English at Kenmore West for the past 15 years, was celebrated at at Saturday's Kenmore West football game. Dugan was also a football coach at Kenmore Middle and a volunteer basketball coach at the high school.

An Education Fund has also been established for the children of Brian Dugan. Monetary donations can be sent to:

Brian C. Dugan Children's Education Fund
P.O. Box 2
Buffalo, NY 14223