Saturday, November 24, 2012

Leland Duff

Leland Duff, age 67, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2012, at his residence. Leland was born in Antigo, WI, on June 6, 1945, son of the late Robert and Ethel (Nee: Kolot) Duff.

Leland was employed by J.I. Case Company for thirty years, retiring in 1993. He enjoyed time spent volunteering at the Labor Center and frequenting various casinos with friends throughout the years. Leland will be best remembered as a loving father and grandfather, and will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his children, Ken (Sherri) Duff of Racine, Deanna “DeeDee” (Franco) Aluigi of Harrison Township, MI; five grandchildren, Nicole Duff (Tom Tishken), Sara (Dan) Robakowski, Jordan (Gina) Catrine, Dana Lacy, Danielle Aluigi (fiancé, Justin Regan); great-grandchildren, Brayden and Gavin Lacy; his loving companion of eighteen years, fiancée, Karen Wenzel, and her daughters, Renee Wenzel, Kim (William) Schaeffer; grandchildren, Nathan Walling (fiancée, Krista), Megan Walling, Carley and Collin Schaeffer; great-grandchildren, Damien and Katrina; brothers, Paul Duff of Racine, Ivan (Laurie) Duff of Antigo; sister-in-law, Gretchen Duff of Green Bay; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to his parents, Leland was preceded in death by his brother, Bruce; and sister-in-law, Pat Duff.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Thursday November 29, 2012, at 6 p.m. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the funeral home Thursday from 3 p.m. until time of service at 6 p.m. Interment will be held at Bent Cemetery, Antigo, WI, on Friday at 2 P.M.

The family extends a special thank you to the entire staff at Allay Home and Hospice for all of their care.

803 Main St. Racine (262) 634-788

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