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Duane M. Huffman, 93, of Lincoln, died Saturday, March 26, 2011, at
4:21 p.m. at St. Clara's Manor. His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral
Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery, with
Mr. Huffman worked at Lincoln Developmental
Center for 10 years, was a bookkeeper overseas for
the U.S. government and worked for Lober Electric in
Lincoln as an electrician.
He served overseas in the U.S. Army during World
War II in the 112th Cavalry Regiment in the South
Pacific. He was awarded four Bronze Stars for the
Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Southern
Philippines and Luzon campaigns.
He was born Oct. 2, 1917, in Lincoln. His parents
were Albert M. and Grace Ingram Huffman.
He is survived by several cousins, Jo Ann Awe,
Marilyn Tisdale, Helen Hubner and Nancy J. Awe, all
He was of the Baptist faith.
Memorials may be given to the Humane Society of
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