SPRINGFIELD- Jack Duffy, 81, local singer and performer, took his last curtain call at 8:23 pm Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center. Jack, the adopted son of John and Agatha Dutkwise Duffy, was born on September 19, 1932 in Springfield.
Jack was a United States Navy Veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a lifelong resident of Springfield. He retired from the State of Illinois Departments of Mental Health and Public Aid as a unit supervisor with Department of Disability Determination Services. He was involved with local community theater for over 40 years.
Surviving are several cousins, Helen (F.M.), Thomas, Mary Ann and Michael Brownlow.
Private graveside services will be held at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Springfield Municipal Opera Association.