Richard Dick Arthur Duncan, 70, of Carver, passed away, Sunday, May 11, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. Richard was born March 8, 1944, in Dorchester, raised in North Quincy, to George and Julia (Sears) Duncan. He graduated from Quincy High School in 1961, enlisted in the Air Force in 1962 and served in the Vietnam War. In March 1967, he began working for Gillette Safety Razor Corp., where he retired in December 1996. Richard enjoyed golfing, traveling and spending time with his family and friends. Survivors include his beloved wife Janet; his 3 daughters, April Kroll of Marion, Amy Cloutier of Rhode Island and Cynthia Duncan of Carver; 8 grandchildren, Kylie, Kobe, Jackson, Brenden, Sara, Sam, Megan and Ben; 4 sisters, Julia Allen of Florida, Jessie Wilkinson of Quincy, Donna Duncan of Washington, Helen Duncan of Quincy; 3 brothers, Joseph Duncan of Brockton, James Duncan of Florida, and David Duncan of Maryland; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his grandparents; first wife Patricia (Smith) Duncan; mother and father-in-law, Robert and Verna Campbell; and 1 brother, George Duncan. A time of gathering will be held Wednesday, May 14, from 4-8 p.m. at Shepherd Funeral Home, 116 Main St. (Rte. 58), Carver. Funeral services for Richard will be at the Shepherd Funeral Home Thursday, May 15, at 10 a.m. He will be laid to rest at Massachusetts National Cemetery, in Bourne. Memorial donations can be made to Wounded Warrior Project and/or Cranberry Hospice of Plymouth. To offer condolences or for directions, please visit www.shepherdfuneralhome. com. Shepherd Funeral Home, Carver.
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Shepherd Funeral & Cremation Service
116 Main St Carver, MA 02330
Published in The Enterprise on May 13, 2014