Duane Engel

Duane James Engel, 77, Garrison, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, at a Garrison nursing home. Funeral services will be held today, Aug. 14, at 2 p.m., in St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. Burial will be at the Garrison City Cemetery.

Visitation will be held today, from 9 a.m. to noon, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Garrison.

Duane was born Nov. 2, 1935, to Christ and Regina (Steinwand) Engel, in near Garrison, where he was raised and educated. He served three years in the Army and was stationed in Germany.

On May 23, 1959, Duane married Wanda Triebwasser. They had two sons, Daniel and Jack.

Duane is survived by: his wife, Wanda, Garrison; sons, Daniel (Monica) Engel, Elko, Minn., and Jack Engel, Garrison; grandson, Christian Daniel Engel, Elko; brother, Elmer Engel, of Washington; sisters, LaVerne Knutt, Clatskine, Ore., and Juanita (LeLand) Grosz, Garrison; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Norman Engel; sisters, Shirley Toole and Bernetta Lais; brothers-in-law, Robert Knutt and Mike Lais; and sisters-in-law, Marleys Engel and Marie Engel.

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(Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)