Michael Duffy passed away on July 6, 2014, surrounded by his wife and children. Mike was the son of the late Patrick and Martha (Braniff) Duffy. He was born and raised in the Throggs Neck section of the Bronx, N.Y. A Vietnam Veteran, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and proudly served from 1966 until being honorably discharged in 1968. Mike was employed by NYTel/NYNEX/Verizon for 35 years until his retirement in 2004.
He and his wife, Mary Beth "Charli," moved from New York to Atkinson in 1986. Besides his loving wife, he is survived by their greatest accomplishments, daughters, Martha Braniff of Boston, Maura Elizabeth and Megan Aileen of Atkinson. He is also survived by his sister, Martha (Dennis) Murray of New Jersey and brothers, Owen and Kevin of New York and Joseph (Rhoma) of Florida. Mike was also the loving grandfather of Dakota Elysibeth and Gavin Michael, who were the light of his life. Grampa enjoyed every hour he spent with them and they made life a little more special for him. Mike was predeceased by his sister, Patricia Sheehan
The family wishes to thank Dr. Alain Ades for being there as friend and physician to Mike for the past 23 years.
Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral Mass on Saturday, August 30, 2014, at St. Annes Church, Hampstead, N.H., at 11 a.m.
Published on  August 27, 2014