Bernard Edward Duddy
BOSSIER CITY, LA – A Mass of Christian Burial for Bernard Edward Duddy, 79, will be 11 a.m. Thursday, January 7, 2016 at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church. Officiating will be Father Joseph Ampatt. Interment will follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 6, 2016 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with a 7 p.m. Rosary at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City.
Bernard was born December 7, 1936 in Bangor, ME to Bernard H. and Flo R. Duddy and died January 2, 2016 in Bossier City. He retired from the United States Air Force and the United States Postal Service. He was a member of Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. Bernard enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as participating in the ministries of his church.
Bernard is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Donna Duddy; sisters, JoAnn and husband, Gene Rice, Lucille and husband, Dr. Lawrence Chase; infant twin brothers and an infant grandson, Danny Duddy, Jr.
He is survived by his sons, Bernard P. Duddy and wife Tracy of Taylor Town, Richard Duddy and wife, Mary Jo of Bossier City and Danny Duddy and wife, Rhonda of Bossier City; grandchildren, Michael, Jonathan and wife, Amber, Eric, Ryan, Jake, Molly Beth Britney Cella and husband, Dusty, Victoria and Madison and great-grandsons Avery and Hayden. Also surviving him are brothers, William and wife, Athena of St. Augustine, FL, Robert and wife, Cecelia of Cape Elizabeth, ME, James and wife, Betty of Tucson, AZ; sisters, Janie and husband, Julian Olivier of Barrington, NH, Ellen chase of North Hampton, MA, Sylvia and husband, Emil Mafucci of Larchmont, NY, Dorothy Duddy of St. Augustine, FL and 27 nieces and nephews.
Honoring Bernard as pallbearers will be, Michael Duddy, Jonathan Duddy, Eric Duddy, Jake Duddy, Kevin McLain, David Miller, Mark Holstrom and Dusty Cella.
The family suggests memorials to Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 7738 Barksdale Blvd, Bossier City, LA 71112.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home