Darlene M. (Duffy) Smith

October 2, 2019

Darlene M. (Duffy) Smith

Darlene M. (Duffy) Smith – of Lowell ,suddenly, October 2nd, at seventy-four years of age. Beloved wife of David Smith. Devoted mother of Kristen L. Catalano, her husband Paul of NH, Daryl D. Smith, his wife Kara of Littleton. Dear sister of Kathleen N. Antonellis, her husband Kenneth of Natick, Diane M. Ferullo, her husband Roderick of AZ, the late William Duffy Jr. and his wife Jennifer Duffy of ME. Loving ” Nana” of Abbey and Ryan Catalano and Rowan Smith. A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn on Sunday, October 6th at 3:30 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call Sunday afternoon, 1 – 3:30 p.m. prior to her Funeral Service. At the families request remembrances may be made in honor of Darlene to Humane Society for Greater Nashua, 24 Ferry Road, Nashua, NH 03064

Darlene M. (Duffy) Smith – of Lowell died suddenly, October 2nd, at seventy-four years of age. She was the beloved wife of over 50 years to David Smith.

Born in Newton and educated in Natick, Darlene was a daughter of William and Natalie (Yeager) Duffy.

While working at Purity in Natick, Darlene met her future husband David. After marrying, they started their family in Woburn, until eventually moving to Billerica to raise their children. Darlene was a devoted mother who always put her family first. She was exceptionally close with her daughter Kristen and together they enjoyed trips to the beach and playing cards. Darlene also loved visiting Wells, Maine and camping.

Darlene was a fun, caring women with a sense of humor. She loved gardening and the beauty of flowers! She will be deeply missed but never forgotten.

Along with her husband David, Darlene is survived by her beloved children, Kristen L. Catalano, her husband Paul of NH, Daryl D. Smith, his wife Kara of Littleton. Dear sister of Kathleen N. Antonellis, her husband Kenneth of Natick, Diane M. Ferullo, her husband Roderick of AZ, the late William Duffy Jr. and his wife Jennifer Duffy of ME. Loving ” Nana” of Abbey and Ryan Catalano and Rowan Smith.

A Funeral Service will be held in the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home, 263 Main St., Woburn on Sunday, October 6th at 3:30 p.m. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to call Sunday afternoon, 1 – 3:30 p.m. prior to her Funeral Service. At the families request remembrances may be made in honor of Darlene to Humane Society for Greater Nashua, 24 Ferry Road, Nashua, NH 03064.

 

Service arrangements pending, please check back soon.

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  1. Dave, I am so sorry to hear of Darlene’s passing. I always remember (when we were at Avid), you speaking of how you had your recliners side by side watching the games. May God comfort your heart and I pray all the beautiful memories you have will bring you comfort.

  2. Virginia Schwamb

    Dear Dave and Family,

    We were devastated to hear of Darlene’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

    Ginny and John Schwamb

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