Duane-Orton-Obituary

Duane Lloyd Orton

Yorkville, Il, Illinois

About

LOCATION
Yorkville, Il, Illinois

Obituaries

Send Flowers

Duane Lloyd Orton, age 86, of Yorkville, IL, died July 23, 2020. The cause of death was pancreatic cancer.He grew up on his family's farm in Lisbon, IL, the son of Elias and Lida (Shurson) Orton. He spent nearly his entire life in Kendall County where he was a business owner, member of the...

Read More

Guest Book

Not sure what to say?

My condolences to all of Duane's family on his passing. I am but one of many who was blessed by Duane's wisdom, generousity and kindness. He was on the Kendall County Board when I worked for them. Always an especially wise Commisioner, Duane found thoughtful and creative ways to support our efforts to help those citizens who struggled with significant mental heath problems. He never judged anyone harshly and was willing to extend a gentle yet firm helping hand to those in need. He loved his...

orr to hear of the passing of Duane. When you grew up in Lisbon you knew Duane. He did a lot for the community and always was willing to lend a hand. Remember watching the softball games in Lisbon as a kid and later playing in the league. Everyone knew when he caught a good pitch. “PEACH!” My sympathy to the Orton family

Fifty some years ago I was lucky enough to play softball with Duane in the old Lisbon League. The man was a real fan of the game but soft spoken and jovial as could be. This was in his bachelor days and we did our best to taste test a few brews after a tough and sometimes not so tough game. He was a lot of fun to be around. My dearest sympathy to his wonderful family.