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John F. Duby
January 22, 2024


DUBY, John F. Age 75, of Roslindale, formerly of Forest Hills, suddenly on January 22, 2024. Predeceased by his devoted parents, James J. and Kathryn M. (Mahoney), and sister, Cdr. Patricia M. Sessions, USN. Survived by his loving sister, Barbara F. and honorary sister/cousin Fran Murphy, both of Roslindale, together with his lifelong friend and loving companion Kathy Benway, his much beloved niece and nephews Wendy, Alex and Mark, great-niece and nephew Meghan and Adam, eight great-great nieces and nephews, and by his many cherished cousins, their children and grandchildren, together with a host of friends dating from playground days to the present. He was the very proud Godfather of Daniel Murphy, Janna Murphy and Meghan Ledwell.

John had worked for a number of firms in the accounting and credit fields, but in retirement found his special niche as a ranger at the Norwood Country Club.

May you sail on, Captain, always with fair winds and following seas.

Visiting Hours in the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre Street, West Roxbury on Friday, February 2, 2024 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM. Followed by a Funeral Mass in Sacred Heart Church, Roslindale at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Interment Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Roslindale.

In lieu of flowers, if you wish, please consider donations to Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund, One Intrepid Square, W. 46th Street and 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036 ([email protected]) or Boston Children’s Hospital Trust, 401 Park Drive, Suite 602, Boston, MA 02215 ([email protected]).

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Gormley Funeral Service
2055 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132