Cover photo for Charles E. "Ted" Duxbury's Obituary
Charles E. "Ted" Duxbury Profile Photo
1935 Charles E. 2021

Charles E. "Ted" Duxbury

August 19, 1935 — October 21, 2021

Charles E. “Ted” Duxbury, 86, of Syracuse passed away Thursday at Crouse Hospital. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, Ted was a graduate of Baldwinsville Academy. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. Employed by Upstate Medical Center for more than 30 years, he retired in 1996. Ted was a member of the Pompey Club for more than 30 years, enjoyed playing pitch at the Alvord House and was a lifelong fan of the NY Yankees. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf and traveling. Above all, Ted loved spending time with his family.

Ted was predeceased by his parents, Charlie and Alyce Duxbury; son, David; and grandson, Christopher.

Surviving are his wife of 34 years, the former Mary Ann Szewczyk; sons, Thomas (Karen Strait) of Fairmount and Robert (Leila) of Marcy; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sister; Jane Atwater of Baldwinsville; brother, Thomas (Ida) of New Hampshire; brother-in-law, Harry Szewczyk of Dunkirk; and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends may call Tuesday, October 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Buranich Funeral Home, 5431 W. Genesee St., Camillus. Face masks are required. Private burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Animal Shelter of your choice or to Francis House, 108 Michaels Ave., Syracuse, NY 13208.

Share online condolences at
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Charles E. "Ted" Duxbury, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, October 26, 2021

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 26

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree