THERESA- Jerry W. Duff, 60, of Mill Street, died March 13, 2014.
Born on January 25, 1954 in Alexandria Bay, NY, he was son of the late William and Irene Hodge Duff. He attended Theresa Elementary School and graduated in 1972 from Indian River Central School.
Jerry started working at the Theresa Big M in 1970 until the store closed in 2005, transferring to Rons Big M in Philadelphia until the store closed in 2007, transferring to the Alex Bay Big M where he was currently employed.
He enjoyed watching sports, especially Syracuse University games and when you could not find him at home he was enjoying himself at Moon Lake.
Survivors include his wife, Joy and five children, a daughter, Gwenda Duff of Oklahoma City, OK, a son, Cortney Duff of Seattle, WA, a daughter, Bethany Jones and her husband Ezrail of Evans Mills, a son Michael Duff of Watertown, and a daughter Miranda Duff of Theresa; nine grandchildren, Kyndie, Kaleb, Kaydence, Sherie, Emily, Brayton, Addison, Ava and Korii; a great grandson, Ayden, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; a brother, Alexander Butch Duff and his wife, Wanda of Donna,Texas, a sister, Myrtle Conger and her husband Bill of Brier Hill and a brother James Widrick and his wife Cindy of Watertown.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, William and Irene, his sister Diana Adams and his niece, Cheri- Sue Duff.
There will be a Funeral Service 2 pm Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Frederick Bros. Funeral Home, Inc., Theresa, NY with Rev. David Snyder of the Philadelphia and Evans Mills United Methodist Churches, officiating.
A calling hour will be from 1 to 2 pm prior to the service.
A gathering scheduled for Sunday, March 23, 2014 at the Theresa Fire Hall from 12 to 4 pm.
Condolences may be made at www.frederickbrosfuneralhome.com