Edward J. Duffy, SN

Served onboard USS RUSH

1962 thru 1965

EdwardDuffySN_01.jpg photo from 1963 cruise book
Edward J. Duffy, SN

Recently our webmaster received email information from Trae Telladira, a family member, about the passing of Edward J. Duffy.

The following obituary was published in the Orlando, Florida newspaper The Orlando Sentinel on Monday, December 10, 2007:

EdwardJosephDuffy.jpg Edward Joseph Duffy
1943 - 2007
Orlando, Florida

Edward Joseph Duffy, age 64 of Orlando, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2007. He was born on March 14, 1943 in Roseville, Michigan. He was a veteran of the US Navy and a member of Powers Drive Baptist Church in Orlando.

Mr. Duffy is survived by his wife Mona Duffy; children Denise Reynolds (Kenny) of Groveland, Cindy Telladira of Orlando, and Alecia Chandler (Melvin) also of Orlando; sisters Mary Cable and Delores Walker, both of Michigan; and five grandchildren, Ashley, Michael, Holly, Amber, and Olivia.

Visitation for Mr. Duffy will be held from 5-9PM Tuesday, December 11, 2007 at Newcomer Family Funeral Home, 895 S. Goldenrod Road, Orlando. Funeral services will be held at 1:00PM on Wednesday, December 12, 2007 at Powers Drive Baptist Church, 3311 N. Powers Drive, Orlando. Interment will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park, Orlando.

© Image courtesy of the Newcomer Family Funeral Home.
© Orlando Sentinel December 2007.


The webmaster would be pleased to make-up a more detailed "In Memoriam" page for this deceased Rushmate. If you have any photographs or information such as a story or other anecdotal information to share about Joseph Edward Duffy, please send them by email to the webmaster using this address: postmaster@williamrrush.org. If you can not send the information by email, please write to Michael R. Dutton, 1084 Strauss Court, Virginia Beach, VA 23454-6758 and include hardcopy photographs and stories or anecdotes. Any materials sent in this manner will be treated with respect and will be returned to the sender.