Duane Bogner
Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory
305 N Tenth Street
De Pere, WI
Duane Bogner

De Pere - Duane Thomas Bogner, 74, of De Pere, WI was born in Toulon, IL to Louis and Lucile (Doyle) Bogner. He spent his early years on the family farm in Henry, IL. Duane met his partner, Bill Eiler, of 37 years in Phoenix, AZ. He passed under hospice care at Aurora BayCare Medical Center, Green Bay, WI on May 11, 2021.

He graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. After college he moved to Newport Beach, California where he taught chemistry at Irvine College. After teaching himself computer science, he moved to Phoenix, AZ where he worked for the First Interstate Bank IT department. Moving to De Pere, WI, he taught college level computer programing for one year after which he worked in the IT Dept for Shopko USA Inc, until retiring.

Duane was preceded in death by his parents, Louis and Lucile Bogner.

He is survived by his partner, Bill Eiler; brother, Dean (Carol) Bogner, Henry, IL; two sisters, Carol "Bogie" Bogner, Boulder, CO and Loraine (Mark) Perlen, Lincolnwood, IL; two nephews, Drew (Lindsay) Bogner, Henry, IL, and Riley (Clare) Perlen, Chicago, IL; four nieces, Lindsay Perlen, Portland, OR, Kara Perlen, Lincolnwood, IL, Chelsea (Steven) Stern, Charleston, IL, and Chareen Bogner, St Louis, MO; three great nieces and five great nephews.

A gathering will take place at Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory, 305 N. 10th Street, De Pere, WI on Saturday, May 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Paul's Pantry, Inc., 1513 Leo Frigo Way, Green Bay, WI 54302. Please visit www.ryanfh.com to leave an online condolence for the family.

Published by Green Bay Press-Gazette from May 12 to May 13, 2021.
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11:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
Ryan Funeral Home & Crematory
305 N Tenth Street, De Pere, WI
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Duane was a very kind, trusting and dear friend. I will miss our phone conversations and our visits and sometimes walks around De Pere that could last hours. He will be missed. Prayers for Bill, family and all who loved Duane.
Thomas Gerke
May 15, 2021
Duane was a precious dear friend for many years . He will be in my heart forever
Zidia webb
May 14, 2021
So sorry to hear of Duane’s death. He was a wonderful man and we will keep Bill and the rest of Duane’s family in our thoughts and prayers. In sympathy. Steve & Sharon Wilmet
Steve & Sharon Wilmet
May 14, 2021
Bill I am very very sorry for your loss oh, my thoughts are with you.
John Harris ( Mona )
May 13, 2021
I am so sorry Bill about Duane's passing. He was a great guy and will miss him dearly!
Don Mier
May 13, 2021
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