Ruth N. Duffy

Duffy, Ruth N.                                              


December 26, 1918 ~ June 13, 2018

Age 99

Ruth was a very involved member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bellevue, including being a charter member of the St. Mary’s Perpetual Adoration Society. She was also very active in civic organizations in the City of Bellevue throughout her life including the Bellevue Women’s Club and the Bellevue Little Theater.

Ruth was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Phil; daughter Frances Miller; parents; sister; and three brothers.

She is survived by her children Maureen Losee (Rich) of Bellevue, NE, Katie Nazeck (Mark) of Ridgecrest, CA, Dennis Duffy (Barbara) of Camdenton, MO, Kevin Duffy (Mary) of Omaha, NE, Michael Duffy (Jan) of Ames, IA; son-in-law Jack Miller of Cedar Falls, IA; sister Donna Hunnicutt (Jim) of Cheyenne, WY; brother Ronald L. French of O’Fallon, MO; 16 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and other loving friends and relatives.

Services: Thursday, June 21, 2018, St. Mary’s of Bellevue Guild Rosary at 4:30p.m.; Visitation begins at 5:00 and Wake Service at 7:00 p.m. all at the Bellevue Memorial Chapel, 2202 Hancock Street, Bellevue, NE

Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Bellevue, 2604 Crawford St.

Memorials: St. Mary’s of Bellevue Catholic Church Education Fund, Columban Fathers, Sarpy County Museum

Interment: Bellevue Cemetery


  • Kate Adams Posted June 16, 2018 1:45 pm

    Again Maureen, I am so sorry for your loss. I am keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

  • karen scarborough Posted June 16, 2018 6:40 pm

    So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing my thoughts prayers and sympathy to all would like a copy of the obituary if possible 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  • Neil & Joyce Hiatt Posted June 17, 2018 10:03 pm

    Sorry for your loss. She was a dedicated Christian mother and grandmother. Prayers for her family.

  • Randy Rawhouser Posted June 18, 2018 9:00 pm

    Heaven has received a true angel. May God comfort you in your loss. She has served her Lord well the last 99 years. May her legacy go on. All our love. Randy and Marcia

  • Sr. Joan Miriam Glaaer Posted June 19, 2018 3:52 pm

    Deepest Sympathy at the death of your dear Mother! May she rest in peace! May you find comfort in memories and knowing others share your sorrow.. Peace, Love and Prayers, Sr. Joan

  • Heather Carroll Posted June 24, 2018 4:32 pm

    My deepest sympathy goes out to the whole family. I saw Ruth about 5-10 times a week when she lived in her apartment at Harmony Court. Ruth was an absolute joy to work with and she touched my life in ways I would never have guessed. I truly loved that woman. She will be greatly missed.

  • Kathy Redding Posted June 29, 2018 4:06 pm

    Deepest sympathy on the passing of your mother. 99 years – WOW ! Keeping you and your family in prayer.
    What a grand reunion must be going on. (just got back from vacation- so very sorry).
    Sincerely, Kathy

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