March 21, 1929 ~ February 1, 2020
Born in: Olean, New York
Resided in: Greece, New York
Greece: Saturday, February 1, 2020 at age 90. Predeceased by his parents, John (Jessie); brother, John B. Survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Mary Alice; daughter, Anne (John) Brand; son, John (Lora) Lyons; grandchildren, Kevin (fiancé, Amra Beslagic) Brand, Kathy (Andy) Frey, Colton, Tyler and Jessie Lyons; brother, Terrence W. (Babs) Lyons of Florida; many nieces, nephews & cousins; wonderful neighbors and dear friends.
Duane graduated from St. Bonaventure with a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. He retired as a Product Staff Engineer at Eastman Kodak Co. He loved traveling with his wife and spending time with his children and grandchildren. He enjoyed watching the Buffalo Bills and was a season ticket holder for 36 years. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Duane’s visitation will be held Wednesday, February 5th 4-7 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond Rd. His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, February 6th 9:30 AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read Blvd. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com