Kevin Patrick Duffy

Kevin Patrick Duffy

On Friday July 31, 2020, Kevin Patrick Duffy, aged 52, passed away at his home after a long, courageous battle with cancer.  Kevin was born on June 6, 1968 in Boston, Massachusetts. He grew up in Silver Spring, MD and attended St. Andrew Apostle school, Our Lady of Good Counsel and John F. Kennedy high schools. Kevin discovered his love of gourmet cooking and earned a degree from the Baltimore International Culinary College. Kevin lived his passion by working at numerous venues including The Occidental, The Capital Hilton, and finally as Executive Chef at Skadden-Arps. In addition to his culinary pursuits, he was a thrill-seeking adventurer who loved to travel.  He enjoyed interacting and sharing his wonderful sense of humor with everyone he met. He was the beloved husband of Katherine (Katie) E Duffy for 22 years.  Kevin is also survived by his parents, William (Bill) and Mairead Duffy (Lynch) of Silver Spring, sister Janice Brennan (John) of Louisville, Kentucky and sister Julie Barrios (Steve) of Bethesda.  He also leaves behind his treasured nieces and nephews Brian, William, and David Brennan; Ava, Shane, and Connor Barrios along with Jennifer and Grace Veltri. He will be missed by numerous in laws, aunts, uncles and cousins.  Visitation, with social distancing and masks, will be held at Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Blvd W, Silver Spring, MD on Monday August 3rd from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Andrew Apostle Church, 11600 Kemp Mill Rd, Silver Spring, MD on Tuesday August 4th at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. Mel officiating. Social distancing and mask safety guidelines will be followed.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, online at <a href="https://donate.cancer.org/index">https://donate.cancer.org/index</a> or by phone at 1-800-227-2345.
June 6, 1968 - July 31, 202006/06/196807/31/2020
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On Friday July 31, 2020, Kevin Patrick Duffy, aged 52, passed away at his home after a long, courageous battle with cancer.  Kevin was born on June 6, 1968 in Boston, Massachusetts. He grew up in Silver Spring, MD and attended St. Andrew Apostle school, Our Lady of Good Counsel and John F. Kennedy high schools. Kevin discovered his love of gourmet cooking and earned a degree from the Baltimore International Culinary College. Kevin lived his passion by working at numerous venues including Th...

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Aug
03
Visitation
Monday, August 03 2020
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Collins Funeral Home
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901
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04
Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday, August 04 2020
10:30 AM
St. Andrew Apostle Church
11600 Kemp Mill Road
Silver Spring, MD 20902
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