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Duane Prausa

July 30, 2006
Duane Prausa
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Duane H. ?Steamer? Prausa, 87, 2902 CTY Tk. A, Oconto passed away July 30, 2006 at Woodlands of Oconto. He was born November 3, 1918 at Pound, WI to the late George and Vivian (Couillard) Prausa. Duane farmed in the Town of Little River and operated the Little River Store on CTY A. He was a member of the United Methodist Church, Oconto Falls; American Legion, Lena; V. F. W. , Oconto; Oconto County Disabled American Veterans; C. B. I., Milwaukee. He served our country in the Army Veterinary Corp, 244th Detachment during WWII. Duane loved to garden and was active in selling Forget Me Not?s and Poppies each year at Thompson?s Grocery Survivors include a brother Roland (Rita) Prausa, Marinette; three sisters Betty Delcore, Racine; June Janovsky, Oconto; Darlene (Tim) Baldwin, Oconto; sister in-law Laura Prausa, Port Richey, FL; many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were his parents; two brothers William and Harold; a infant sister Ina Clair Prausa; 2 brothers in-law Lee Delcore and Louis Janovsky. Friends may call at the Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto from 4 to 8 P. M. Wednesday. Funeral service will be 1:00 P. M. Thursday, August 3, 2006, at the funeral home with Rev. Diago Orsini officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery. The Lena American Legion will conduct military rites. On line condolences may expressed at

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