Amy Beth (Duddridge) Bacus

  • Born: March 24, 1971
  • Died: December 1, 2019
  • Location: Maynard, Massachusetts

Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home

42 Concord Street
Maynard, MA 01754

Tel. (978) 897-7343

Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Mother, Daughter and Friend

Amy Beth (Duddridge) Bacus, 48, of Maynard, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her home on Sunday, December 1, 2019.

Amy was born in Concord on March 24, 1971, the daughter of Orrin R. and Elizabeth A. (Altobelli) Duddridge. Raised and educated in Maynard, Amy graduated from Maynard High School, class of 1989. Amy worked as a buyer for Jones and Bartlett Learning Company in Burlington for twenty three years.

Family was most important to Amy. She had a passion for music, especially the Dave Matthews Band. Attending more than thirty live performances. Amy loved her beloved dog Zoey. She was an avid New England sports fan following the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins and Celtics. She also enjoyed spending time at the beach.

Amy is survived by her daughter, Hanna Beth Bacus of Maynard; her mother, Elizabeth A. Duddridge of Marlborough; her father, Orrin R. Duddridge of Marlborough: her brother, Scott R. Duddridge of Portland, OR; her nephew, Cody R. Duddridge of Portland, OR; her significant other of the last ten years, William J. Desjean of Maynard; former husband and close friend Michael K. Bacus of Maynard and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of life will take place at a later date

Gifts in her memory may be made to American Cancer Society 3 Speen St, Framingham, MA 01701 or Care Dimensions Ste. B-102, 75 Sylvan St, Danvers, MA 01923


Condolence & Memory Journal

#41 forever, Amy. I loved reconnecting at our reunion some years ago... then playing Words With Friends for years, seeing Dave Matthews together... not always seeing each other but knowing you were just around the corner. You are and will continue to be dearly missed.

Posted by Jen Olsen - Maynard, MA - friend   December 12, 2019

Sorry for your loss. Sorry billy thinking of u

Posted by Pat Engebretson - MA - Friend   December 08, 2019

My heart goes out to her family and my friend Billy. She will be missed for sure! :(

Posted by Peter Day - Maynard, MA - Friend   December 08, 2019

There are no words for as loss such as this. AMY was a pleasure to be with and enjoying her friendship
was a great gift. We are here for you Billy. My condolences to Hanna & the rest of her family.

Posted by Melissa Shea - Lincoln - Friend   December 07, 2019

So sad, so sudden, Billy, Hanna and Amy's whole family, I send you love and peace.

Posted by Heather MacPhee - Concord, MA - Friend   December 07, 2019

So sorry to the Duddridge family, Hanna, Billy and all of Amy's friends. What a loss. We will miss Amy's sweet smile and laughter and her devoted love and energy to the Dave Matthews Band, all Boston sports teams, and her little Zoey. She will be missed. Our love is with you.
Please know that we are there for you.

Posted by Janet and ACE - Concord, MA - Friend   December 06, 2019

Billy, Russ and I are heart broken for you at the loss of Amy. Her energy, especially for you, Boston sports teams, DMB, Hannah and Zoey was amazing. She loved you all so much. She was a true and faithful friend. I feel lucky to have had her as a friend the last few years. She leaves a big hole that no one can ever fill. With love, Sherry and Russ

Posted by Sherry Hagenian - Lincoln, MA - Friend   December 06, 2019

We have so many great memories of Amy visiting our house growing up with ourJenna. Many warm huge hugs to Amy and family.sp

Posted by Iris Belmore - Maynard, MA - Family Friend   December 06, 2019

I am so saddened by the loss of Amy. She was an enormous part of my childhood, and I will cherish the many memories I have of her incredible energy. My deepest condolences.

Posted by Teresa (Jones) Packard - Leominster, MA - Friend   December 05, 2019

To the Duddridge and Bacus families: My sincerest condolences on the loss of Amy. I have so many great memories growing up and playing together with her on King Street! May she rest in peace.

Posted by Tom Norton - Chelmsford, MA - neighbor   December 04, 2019

Hannah,
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. I will be sending healing energy to you and your family.

Ms. Roussell

Posted by Deb Roussell - Maynard, MA - Teacher   December 04, 2019


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