Doris B. (Michon) Duff, 78, of Fairhaven, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, December 6, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital, in New Bedford. She was the wife of 50 years, of the late Alexander "Duffy" Duff.
Born and raised in Acushnet, the daughter of the late Leo and Clemence (Plaude) Michon, she settled in Fairhaven 33 years ago. A homemaker, Doris did work at Atlas Tack years ago.
She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl M. Duff of Acushnet and Donna M. Duff Amaral and her companion Tony Luiz of Fairhaven; three grandchildren, Preston Amaral Duff and his wife Nicky of Fairhaven, Brandon Amaral Duff of New Bedford and Alexander Amaral Duff USAF deployed in the Middle East; a brother, Larry Michon of New Bedford; a sister, Lucille Medeiros and her husband Robert of Dartmouth; and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours are Monday from 4-7PM in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main Street, Fairhaven. Cremation will follow and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army, 619 Purchase St., New Bedford, MA 02740.