September 10, 1925 - August 29, 2012
Monday, September 3, 2012 from 5-8 p.m..
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 10:30 A.M. Xenos Christian Fellowship
Charlie Duffey, age 86, of Galena, OH died Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at St. Ann’s Hospital. Born in Cambridge, OH September 10, 1925. Founder of Shamrock Towing in 1952. Charlie loved sports, a race car enthusiast, volleyball and an OSU Football usher on C Deck for over 50 years. Active with Barbershop Quartets and the Singing Buckeyes. Charlie loved animals. U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Survived by his wife of 25 years, Karen; children, Pat, Tim, Mike (Beth), George (Luanne) and Denny Duffey, and Sue (Scott) Shively; grandchildren, Jason, Jed, Zach (Lauren), Emily, Bree (Ryan), Luc, Logan, Jozy, Damon (Kristin), Paige, Ciara (Travis), Janae, Drew, Murphy, Isabelle, Dustin (Sharon), Nick, Joey and Emma; great-grandchildren, Riley, Balin, Alyssa, Adriana, Micheal, Azrael and Aurora. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville Monday 5-8 p.m.. Service will be held at Xenos Christian Fellowship, 1340 Community Park Drive, Columbus, Tuesday at 10:30 a.m., Doug Patch, officiating. Interment Northlawn Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Delaware County Humane Society or Mt. Carmel Hospice.
Diego rosales sequeira - Dec 4, 2012
hola emily losiento por lo de su abuelo espero que dios de fortaleza ati y asu familia espero que sehaigan preparado vomo cuando ledije que seprepararan x que dios selo hiba llevar bendiciones cuidate mucho salWwwudos a todos
Thomas & Tina Adkins - Sep 4, 2012
I am sorry to hear about uncle Charlie, wish I could have been there, for the funeral. We send our love to the family. Your cousin, Tom.
Bob & Jennie Wehr - Sep 3, 2012
I saw your father just a few times and he was always kind. We feel your lost …. our prayers are with you and your family.
Take care ……. Bob
Kathy and Jerry Earle - Sep 3, 2012
We are so sorry for your loss. Charlie was a great man with so many friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
JOHN J.PHILIP JR. - Sep 1, 2012
MY PRAYER GO OUT YOUR FAMILY IN THIS SAD TIME..KNOWN MR.DUFFY SINCE I WAS 10YRS .I LIVED DOWN THE STREET ON HIAWATHA..WHEN THE TOWING COMPANY WAS UP THE STREET..HUNG OUT WITH DENNY ALOT..GOING TO MISS HIM…VERY NICE MAN..
Leigh Wilson - Aug 31, 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with the entire Duffey family. I was fortunate to have worked with Charlie for so many years at Shamrock. I am grateful for all the fond memories I have. He will be missed.
Mrs Roger (Sally)Shively - Aug 31, 2012
Sincere sympathy to the Duffey and to the Shively Family. I know that he will be missed but he is with the angels now.
Barb and Steve Szumski - Aug 31, 2012
we are so sorry to hear about your loss. Charley was a wonderful man with so many stories to share.