tom brugger leaving rehab COVID long hauler St. Luke's

Man Who Beat COVID After Receving Last Rites Credits St. Luke’s

Tom Brugger of Bethlehem Township was living the good life as a 70-something semi-retiree. Healthy and high-energy, his days were a mix of exercise, walks with his wife, Joanne, and a part-time job in bar security. Then COVID hit in March, and their nightmare began.