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F. Duane Dugan 1926 - 2017
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F. Duane Dugan 1926 - 2017

F. Duane Dugan, 90, died Jan. 1, 2017, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born July 11, 1926, at Fort Scott, he was the son of Harry and Frances (Pellett) Dugan. He married Roberta Simpson Sept. 17, 1955, at Fort Scott. A Great Bend resident since January 1965, coming from Fort Scott, Mr. Dugan worked in law enforcement for 57 years.
He was a United States Army veteran.
Mr. Dugan was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3111 and American Legion Argonne Post 180, both of Great Bend, Kansas Peace Officers Association, National Rifle Association, and Kansas Sheriffs’ Association.
Survivors include his wife, Roberta Dugan, of the home; one son, Craig Dugan and his wife Pam of Wichita; one daughter, Debra Kowalsky and her husband Kenny of Ellinwood; eight grandchildren, Chris Dugan, Aaron Goering, Adrienne Kripalani, Rachael Harvey, Lauren Ali, Andrew Tyson, Ian Goering and Keaton Goering; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Dana Dugan; and two brothers, Arthur Dugan and Keith Dugan.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 7, at Bryant Funeral Home with the Rev. Loren W. Hickerson officiating. Burial will be in Great Bend Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Friday and 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials have been established with Barton County Sheriff’s Reserves, in care of the funeral home.
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Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home *
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, Kansas 67530
Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, Jan. 3, 2017