Richard J. Dadurka, 79

Richard J. Dadurka, 79, of Selbyville, Del., died Friday, May 3, 2019, at home. He was born in Shamokin, Pa., son of the late Joseph Dadurka and Mary (Humurka) Dadurka.

Dadurka was a police officer and retired from the Washington, D.C., Police Department. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police and was a U.S. Army veteran.

Dadurka is survived by his wife, Sandra L. (Schutzler) Dadurka of Selbyville; two sons, Mark Dadurka and Brian Dadurka; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., with visitation at 3 p.m., on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Bishop-Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville, Del. Interment will be held at a later date in Delaware Veterans Cemetery in Millsboro, Del. Condolences may be sent online at