Charles "Tad" Duncan, age 87, of Shelby, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2021, peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born on August 2, 1934, in Hendricks Township, Michigan to the late Joe and Isabelle (Wilcoxin) Duncan. Tad was a faithful member and treasurer of Temple of God Church in Shelby. He had worked as a Millwright at General Motors for 34 years. Tad enjoyed photography, wood carving, hunting, fishing, and was an avid Cleveland Indians fan. He was well known for playing the banjo and he loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Wilma "Jerry" (Feltner) Duncan, whom he married on March 3, 1957; children, Cheryl Duncan of Olmsted Falls, OH and Melissa "Missy" (Mike) Reinke of North Ridgeville, OH; siblings, Louise Evans of Chagrin Falls, OH, Jeanne Faragone of Brunswick, OH, James Jarrells of Vanceburg, KY, Archie (Gloria) Duncan of Vanceburg, KY and Roberta (Greg) Sparks of Vanceburg, KY; 6 grandchildren, Andrea, Ashley, Sarah, Briana, Alex and Nicholas; 7 great grandchildren and special care givers, Crystal Campo and Wanda Alonso.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his step-mother, Mavis Duncan; siblings, Joe R. Duncan, Jack Duncan, Colin Duncan, Margarite Evans, Emma Lou Cropper and Norma Faye Duncan; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ed and Minnie Feltner.
Tad's family would like to give a special thanks to Stein Hospice for the great care that they provided to him.
Visitation will be at Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 11:00 AM until the time of his service at 1:00 PM with Pastor George Lewis and Pastor John Montgomery officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. Online condolences may be made to Tad's family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Published by Willard Times Junction from Oct. 11 to Oct. 12, 2021.