Duane D. Mattix, age 53, of Marion died Sunday May 12, 2013.
He was born February 2, 1960 in Mount Gilead to Glenn L. and Lulu M. (Palmer) Mattix. His father is deceased, but his mother survives in Marion.
Duane was a 1978 graduate of River Valley High School and had worked at Glenn- Gery Brick, Wyandot Popcorn, and the oil fields in Texas.
Duane was a devoted caregiver to his mother Lulu. He loved fishing and was an avid fan of O.S.U. sports and the Cleveland Browns.
In addition to his mother, Lulu, Duane is survived by two brothers; Roger (Crystal) Mattix of Thornville and Robert (Sherry) Mattix of Marion and several nieces and nephews.
Duane was preceded in death by his sister Carolyn Ratliff.
A service for Duane will be announced by the Gompf Funeral Service of Cardington who is assisting the Mattix family with the arrangements.
To share a story about Duane's life or share a condolence with the Mattix Family please visit www.gompffh.com.
Gompf Funeral Service
440 South Center Street Cardington, OH 43315
Published in The Morrow County Sentinel on May 22, 2013