Anthony Tuffy

Obituary of Anthony Tuffy

Anthony (Tony) Tuffy passed away on Tuesday, February 27, 2018.  Tony was born the youngest of 7 children on August 12, 1938 in Sligo town Co. Sligo Ireland.  He is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years Dympna.  He was a loving father to Thomas (Mary), Paul, Dympna (Al) Idone, Kelly(Jimmy)  Allen and Patrick (Melissa) and a caring and adoring grandfather to Nolan, Hayley, Liam, Caelyn, Christopher, Caroline, Kevin, Bryan and Mary Kate.  Anthony lived in the US for over 60 years.  Anthony retired from the New York Transit Authority in 2003, but continued to keep busy working in the Woodlawn community.  He was also a US veteran serving in the Army from 1958-1960.


Tony will be waked at Hodder's Funeral Home on McLean Ave in Yonkers on Sunday March 4th from 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm.  The funeral mass will be held at St. Barnabas Church in Woodlawn at 10:45am on Monday March 5th.  Tony will be laid to rest at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers kindly make donations to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or