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James  Duffney

James Duffney

Friday, June 19th, 2020
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DUFFNEY, James (Jim) "The Duffer" -
Passed away peacefully on Friday, June 19th in his 78th year. Jim had a long and successful career as a Firefighter with the City of York Fire Department. He is survived and missed by Dianne, his loving wife and soul mate of 47 years. Jim will also be greatly missed by Michelle, Courtney, Stacey and all other extended family members and friends. Jim is predeceased by his daughter Lisa. A special thank you to Humber River Hospital and Dr. James Rodgerson for the excellent care they provided over the years. Due to current social gathering restrictions, cremation has taken place. Private family arrangements have been entrusted to Newediuk Funeral Home, Kipling Chapel. In memory of Jim, please consider a donation to the Humber River Hospital Foundation.
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Shannon Pelley

Posted at 08:54am
You will be greatly missed. I came in to groom dolce and its so hard knowing I wont see you there waiting outside to greet me and make me smile.
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Gale Macleod

Posted at 11:49am
Uncle Jimmy was a wonderful person, I heard countless funny and loving stories about him from my Late Father (Ron MacLeod). Rest in peace uncle Jimmy
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Jennifer and Jerome Ricketts

Posted at 02:48pm
So sorry to hear of Jim passing . Very kind and generous man . Thinking of you all at such difficult times. He will surely be missed . We got to know Jim when we lived in Ontario . A man to his words RIP

Antonia N

Posted at 11:53am
PA, you will be greatly missed. We love you. May you rest in paradise.
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Sandra Gale

Posted at 10:12pm
Michelle, Wish I could be with you right now to give you a great big hug. With love, Sandra
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