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Mary E. Duffy Jul 31, 1922 - Oct 03, 2019

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Mary Alpha (Molly) Duffy (nee Ellis), passed away on October 3, 2019 at age 97. Born and raised in Collingdale, Mary was a member of the Collingdale High School Class of 1940. With a career in bookkeeping, Mary worked at Westinghouse and Woolco Department Stores, and in retirement served as treasurer for many organizations. Mary was a life-long resident of Delaware County and was active in many civic organizations, including charter membership in the Ladies Auxiliary of the Marshall-McKay post of the VFW in Collingdale, PA. Mary was a Girl Scout leader and was active in the Aston Seniors, Lionesses, TOPS, and multiple committees at Maris Grove, where she lived. She was a member of St. Joseph’s Church in Aston.

Mrs. Duffy was preceded in death by her beloved husband, the late Daniel F. Duffy, Sr.; her parents, Harvey A. and Mary E. (Lawless) Ellis; and four brothers, Walter, John, Lloyd, and Norbert.

SURVIVORS: her children: Daniel F. Duffy, Jr. (Janet), Mary Duffy Lewis (Don), and Ruth Duffy Krywicki (Dr. Robert); six grandchildren, three great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from 9:00-9:45 am at St. Joseph’s Church, 3255 Concord Rd., Aston, PA. Funeral Mass: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Joseph’s Church. Burial: Will be held at a later date. In Lieu of Flowers: Donations may be made to the Maris Grove Benevolent Fund, c/o Office of Philanthropy, 200 Maris Grove Way, Glen Mills, PA 19342. 

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St. Joseph Church

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Begins: Oct 09, 2019 10:00am - 10:45am

3255 Concord Road

Aston, PA 19014


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Sherri Fisher says:

Submitted on: Nov 20, 2019

A great lady, sadly the last of her generation. With love, Sherriw


Submitted on: Oct 05, 2019

Sincere sympathy from the Aston Township Lioness Club.

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