H.G. "GENE" DUNCAN (MAJ U.S.M.C. Retired) 79, of Fort Wayne, died on Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at his residence. He was born on Nov. 3, 1931, in West Palm Beach, Fla. He retired in 1979 as a Major from the United States Marine Corp after 29 years of service. He was a member of the VFW, American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, Marine Corps League, and Knights of Columbus. Surviving are his son, David Gene (Kimberly) Duncan of West Palm Beach; grandchildren, Emory, Keaton and Reis Duncan; and sister, Mary Haskins of Florida. Memorial service is 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at V.A. Medical Center Chapel, 2121 Lake Ave. The Rev. Father Daniel Leeuw officiating. Military graveside service is in Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Va. Preferred memorials to Heartland Hospice. Arrangements by Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home.
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Feb. 18, 2011