Dena Ruth (Waddell) Duncan

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Dena Ruth (Waddell) Duncan, 88, of Golden, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2015, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield.

She was born Nov. 12, 1926, in Coldwater, Kan., the daughter of Robert E. and Flossie B. (Paden) Waddell. On Jan. 30, 1946, in Coldwater, she was united in marriage to Carroll Wayne Duncan, who preceded her in death.

Also preceding her in death were her parents and a daughter, Bonnie June Hughes.

Survivors include: one son Kelly Ray Duncan of Andover, Kan.; two sisters, Juanita Dubowsky, of Winfield, Kan., and Doris Eykes, of Wichita, Kan.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She grew up and received her education in Coldwater, Kan., where she graduated from high school. For 20 years she was employed as a windshield and frame installer for Cessna Aircraft Company in Wichita, Kan. Thirty years ago she and her husband, moved to Golden.

Graveside services were held Tuesday in White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Wichita, Kan., under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor Jim Clay conducted the services.

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