Selinsgrove - David A. "Dave" Duff 77 a resident of Pennsfield apartments and former longtime resident of Sunbury passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 at his home.
Dave was born January 5, 1942 in Sunbury a son of the late Joseph W. and Ruth (Herrold) Duff. On May 18, 1968 he married the former Bonnie L. Moyer who survives.
He was a 1959 graduate of Sunbury High School. Following graduation Mr. Duff enlisted in the Army serving with the 101Airborne Division, he was honorably discharged on Aug. 21, 1964.
Dave then completed training at the State Police Academy. After 20 years of service with the Sunbury Police Department, Mr. Duff retired with a rank of Sergeant. Following retirement he gained employment with North Central Secure Treatment Unit in Danville for 12 more years of service.
Dave was a member of the Susquehanna Valley Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #52 and of the American Legion Post #201, Sunbury.
After retirement he enjoyed relaxing while watching Western shows and movies on television and gathering at local diners for coffee.
In addition to his wife of 51 years, Mr. Duff is survived by two daughters Sharon L. Barr and husband Brian K. of Baltimore, MD, Susan L. Duff and wife Anna Kohr of Harrisburg, one son, Brian S. Duff and wife Valerie A. of Wellsboro, four grandchildren, Linda and John Barr and Shiloh and Emily Duff, one sister, Nancy Jo Bucher of Sunbury.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Jean L. Faux.
Friends and family may visit from 10:00am to 11:00am Wednesday at the Zweier Funeral Home, 157 Chestnut Street, Sunbury followed by a memorial service at 11:00am with Pastor Kurt Francis officiating.
Interment with military honors will be in the Kulpmont Protestant Cemetery.
Contributions in Dave's memory may be made to Geisinger Health & Hospice 100 North Academy Ave., Danville, PA 17822.