Guy W. Duren, Jr., 90, died Thursday, November 22, 2012, in Tulsa.
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Guy was born to Guy W. and Florence Duren on November 5, 1922, in Houston Texas. He married Frances Claudine Walker on April 2, 1947.
Guy graduated from Texas A & M with a Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering. He served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II in the 99th Infantry Division, earning two bronze stars in the Battle of the Bulge. He retired as a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves.
Guy worked for Cities Service Oil Company, retiring in 1982 as the Natural Gas Liquids Division manager.
Guy is survived by wife Claudine; children Debbie Barrick, Russ and Cheryl Duren and Dee Ann Duren; 5 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and a sister, Dolores Savoy. He was preceded in death by his mother and father.
Services for Guy W. Duren Jr. were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 24, 2012, at Kirk of the Hills, Tulsa, OK. He will be buried with full military honors at Forest Park Lawndale at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Houston, Texas. Visitation was Friday 6 - 8pm at Moore's Southlawn Chapel in Tulsa, OK.
Moore's Southlawn 918-663-2233 share memories at www.moorefuneral.com
Published in Houston Chronicle on November 25, 2012