Duncan, Leslie – Obituary

Leslie Vern Duncan, 90, 1350 10th St. who ranched and farmed in the Medical Springs and Ebell Creek areas, died Friday, May 8, 1987, at St. Elizabeth Hospital.

His funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Gray’s West & Co. Pioneer Chapel, 1500 Dewey Ave. The Rev. Greg Eicher of the United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery.

Mr. Duncan was born March 12, 1897 at Medical Springs to Richard and Julia Ann Gobel Duncan. He married Blanche Ramsey in Weiser, Idaho, on March 11, 1941.

He attended school in Medical Springs and was a member of the Baker United Methodist Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his wife, Blanche, of Baker; three children, Doris Driskell of La Grande, Ferne Mammen of Salinas, Calif., Janis Chinn of Galeta, Calif.; 13 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and a great-great- grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family suggest memorial contributions to the Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children through Gray’s West and Co. Pioneer Chapel.




MLA Source Citation:

White, Judy Wallis. Baker County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by AccessGenealogy.com. Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 23 April 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/oregon/duncan-leslie-obituary.htm - Last updated on Oct 19th, 2011


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