Dennis M. Duffy

Dennis M. Duffy

February 27, 1944 ‐ November 30, 2022
Dennis  M. Duffy
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio Resided In: Westlake,Ohio Visitation: December 04, 2022 Service: December 05, 2022

Dennis M. Duffy passed away peacefully on November 30th. Beloved husband of 37 years to Judith (nee Orear). Loving father of Michelle Hauck (Christopher) and Colleen Elwood (Robert). Caring grandfather of Julian Hauck and Olivia Elwood. He also leaves behind his brothers John (Sheila) and Kevin ( Mary Ann) Duffy. Dennis was preceded in death by his parents Marguerite and Frank Duffy.

Dennis was a graduate of John Marshall High School and   earned his Bachelor’s of accounting and Master’s degrees in International Finance at Cleveland State University.

Dennis was a CPA who started his career at Ernst and Ernst and founded Duffy+Duffy Cost Segregation Services.  He was also the former Utility Commissioner for the City of Cleveland.

Dennis was an avid skier, motorcyclist, ice skater, and  golfer. Dennis loved going to his grandkids sporting events but didn’t always make it to the right location.

Above all he loved his family and will be missed by many.

Family and Friends are invited to a visitation on Sunday December 4th from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at Jenkins Funeral Chapel 2914 Dover Center Rd. Westlake 44145, where the funeral will take place on Monday at 11 am. Burial will be Private.

In lieu of Flowers, donations may be made to Magnificat High School, 20770 Hilliard Blvd. Rocky River OH, 44116, St. Edward High School 13500 Detroit Rd. Lakewood OH, 44107.

Guest Comments

Terry Grow
Grafton , Ohio

Duff , I miss the good old days . I wish we could do them all again !!! your friend T Grow

Colleen Lyons Saunders
Strongsville, Ohio

So sorry to hear this sad news!
Our condolences to Judy, Michele, Colleen and families
So glad we had a chance to see you at the Lyons family reunion this summer.
Great memories….May you Rest In Peace, Dennis

Colleen and Dave

John Brentar

Linda and I are so sorry to hear of Dennis’ passing. Please accept our deepest sympathies.

Randy Vesco

What a fine man! Such a good business partner, friend, and member of the community! He left a loving footprint wherever he went and a space that will be hard to fill.

Jim & Patty Galbraith

Our hearts are broken for all of you!
Sending all our love & prayers.
God Bless & keep you in his care
Jim & Patty Galbraith & Patrick

Edward and Brooke Haluska

Your dad was a very good man and always very kind to our family members. May he rest in peace. He will be looking down on you both and smiling with pride. Amen

Edward and Brooke Haluska

Your dad was a very good man and always very kind to our family members. May he rest in peace. He will be looking down on you both and smiling with pride. Amen

Chris Bundridge
Winter Haven, Florida

If only I could say one more time. TALK and have you answer me I would be so happy. We go back so many years. From your friendship with my husband who I hope is having a beer or golfing with you in heaven. Our working together with Randy to TALK at Q-panel. I will miss you so much. Judy my heart breaks for you. You and Dennis were so good together. Remember your good times and hold onto them.

Barbara Holan
Hendersonville, North Carolina

Know that you will be missed, not only by family but also all of the friends you so easily made. Hope you and Tom are enjoying a cold one & now that you have your "wind" back remember to walk those bikes thru the quiet zones!

Lisa Morley

Our deepest sympathies to your family. We are so sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace. Morley Family

Kevin & Juline McDaniel
Geneva, Ohio

Really nice guy.
Our condolences to Michelle and Colleen and their respective families.

Boesken April
North Olmsted OH

So sorry for your loss dear Judy and your family. Love from your Q-Lab family.

Rolland Johns
Westlake, Ohio

My deepest sympathy to the entire Duffy Family on the loss of your beloved Dennis. Remember Dennis from his days at St. Mel's and our time together in graduate school at Cleveland State University.

Indeed, he will be missed...... may he now enjoy his eternal reward.

Rolland Johns

Lori Foss

Judy and family, I’m so very sorry for your loss. May you hold all the memories deep in your hearts

The Fran Kelley's
Lakewood, ohio

R.I.P. old friend, you will be missed, but leave behind a lot of good memories.