William Duffy

William (Bill) John Duffy Sr., age 81, of Cypress, TX, died Tuesday morning July 23, 2013 peacefully at his home. Born September 20th, 1931, in Des Moines, IA, he was the son of the late Thomas and Lovina Duffy. After serving in the Korean War, Bill attended Iowa State University where he met his loving wife of 56 years, Martha Ann Tee, and they raised 7 wonderful sons. Bill enjoyed a successful career in the vending and food service industry. He was an extremely active member in his Church and a 4th Degree Knight in the Knights of Columbus. He also deeply enjoyed golfing, fishing and playing cards with his boys and grandchildren whenever possible.
Bill is survived by his loving wife Martha; sister Katie Watterson; sons Bill, Jr., Thomas, Robert, John, Brian, Joseph, Michael and their wives and 15 grandchildren.
Visitation and a vigil service will be held at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church, 11507 Huffmeister Rd., Houston, TX 77065, between 6 and 8 p.m. on Friday July 26th, with the Funeral Mass on Saturday July 27th at 9:30 a.m. Burial ceremony will take place at the Houston VA National Cemetery in Houston, TX, at 9:30 a.m., Monday July 29th. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ the Redeemer.

Funeral Home

Brookside Funeral Home-Cypress Creek
9149 Highway 6 North Houston, TX 77095
(281) 345-6061

Published in Houston Chronicle on July 25, 2013