James B. Duffin of Lockport, husband of Katherine Kreher Duffin entered into rest on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at home. He was born in Buffalo, NY on August 1, 1929, the son of the late William and Marie Bourque Duffin.
James served in the U.S. Army for 8 years then retired from the U.S. Air force Reserves as a technician after 30 years. He was a member of St. Bridget's for 40 years and enjoyed model airplanes and spending time with his grandchildren.
Father of James B. (Michelle) Duffin, Jr., Ann (John) Krafft, Robert (Kimberly) Duffin, Mary (William) Clark, Andrew Duffin and Joseph Duffin. Also survived by nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may call at the RUTLAND-CORWIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2670 Main St., Newfane, NY on FRIDAY from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on SATURDAY at 10 AM in St. Brendan on the Lake (Wilson Site), 359 Lake St., Wilson, NY. Entombment will be held in Queen of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Newfane Community Food Pantry, 3455 Ewings Rd., Newfane, NY 14108, Niagara Hospice, 4675 Sunset Dr., Lockport, NY 14094 or Roswell Park Cancer Institute (roswellpark.org) would be appreciated by the family.
Please visit rutland-corwin.com to send the family a condolence.
Published on June 28, 2017