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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Collins Funeral Home Family
August 4
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Sean and Roisin and family
August 6
To Mairead and Bill and family, we are so sorry to hear of Kevin's passing, and assure you of our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time for you.
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Brendan, Laura Liam and Shea
August 3
Dear Katie, Mairead, and Bill, Our most heartfelt condolences on your loss. Our thoughts and love are with Kevin, with you and with your families.
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August 3
With deepest sympathy during your time of loss. - the Raytheon State College Team
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The Conaty Family
August 3
With heartfelt condolences, we are so sorry for your loss.
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Patricia Tighe
August 3
My dear Kevin..you will always be on my mind forever. May you rest in peace and we will meet again one day. Love aunty Patricia. Xxx
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Mary Eileen O Tuairisg
August 3
You have found peace in the company of our Lord. Kevin, you will always be in my heart. Love aunty Mary Eileen. xxx
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Jennee Chin
August 27
Mairead and Bill, My deepest sympathy to you on the loss of your beloved son. May Kevin rest in God's peace and may perpetual light shine upon him. May God bring you and family comfort and peace. Jennee Chin
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Kathleen O'Connell
August 11
I'm so sorry for your loss! Kevin was a colleague and friend from The Capital Hilton. He has shared his struggles over the years and been supportive of my own. I just had a radical mastectomy for stage 3 breast cancer the end of July or I would have attended the servic... Continue Reading
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Kathleen O'Connell
August 11
Btw; just made a donation in his honor
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EDWARD WILSON
August 7
My name is Edward Wilson an I am Kevin's cousin from Scotland. I was visiting my sister Mary in Washington 14 years ago with the brother in law Norman,and Kevin an Katie had invited us to a day out in Baltimore. We had a great day visiting the market and later in the d... Continue Reading
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Heather Roberts
August 3
So very sorry to hear of Kevin's passing, I consider myself extremely lucky to have known him and experienced his incredibly kind heart and humor (and excellent cooking) over the years. Much love to the family. - Rob