Duane L. Meyer, age 75, of Clara City, died Saturday morning, Oct. 20, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
A private family service will be held at a later date. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 26, at Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar. www.petersonbrothers.com
Duane Lee Meyer was born April 30, 1943 to Leo and Martha (Ulferts) Meyer of rural Renville. Duane graduated from Central Minnesota Christian School in 1961. On September 18, 1964, Duane was united in marriage to Betty Van Buren. They lived and farmed in the Clara City—Raymond area, until his retirement. Duane had a passion for farming and raising hogs.
Duane is survived by his wife, Betty; two daughters, Noel (Mike) Mazzei and Nicole Richardson; several grandchildren and siblings, besides other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his son, Thad, on December 13, 2011.
The Meyer family greatly acknowledges Charles Schwitters for his faithful weekly visits following Thad's death and to Rice Hospice and Dr. Kendall Bos for their exceptional care.