Duane A. Cohoon
August 27, 2013
Duane A. Cohoon, 82, of Escanaba, MI, passed away Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013, at his home in Escanaba, MI.
He is survived by his companion, Carol "Midge" Wallin of Escanaba, MI; his children, Sherry L. Reiss of Shepherd, MI, Mark S. Cohoon of Huntington Woods, MI, and Christine A. Cohoon of Grand Rapids, MI; his grandchildren, Scott (Trina) Beltman of Hopkins, MI, Paul (Sherrie) Balcom of Apple Valley, MN, Brenda (Scott) Wojton of Muskegon, MI, Brandy Franklin of Shepherd, MI, and Damon (Angela) Reiss of Lebanon, TN and many great grandchildren.
Duane was born and raised in Lansing, Michigan, where he met and married Doris M. Schartzer. He wore many hats during his life, including: Lansing Police Officer
, Kirby Sales Manager, S.D. Warren Paper Mill Manufacturing Supervisor, and later Manager of the Nite Hawk Bar and Restaurant in Escanaba. Duane enjoyed helping others with their home improvement projects, having a fun time, and conversations with everyone he met and especially going fishing in the Little Bay de Noc. Duane will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered. Private Celebration of Life arrangements are being made by the family.