Obituaries

Richard A. Duyck – July 16, 1921 – Jan. 24, 2022

Richard A. Duyck July 16, 1921 – Jan. 24, 2022

Richard passed away peacefully at home after a brief, rapid decline in his health. He was 100.

Richard was born in Portland, Ore., to father Kamile Karl Duyck and Celina VanDame Duyck. When he was 1 years old the family moved to the Creswell area. He had two brothers, Cecil and Hubert, and three sisters, Charmaine, Clara and Margarette, all deceased.

As a teenager he went to work at Harry Holt Lumber Company driving a lumber carrier. During WWII he . . .

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