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James 'Jack' DuPuy

[June 22, 2012]  LINCOLN -- James "Jack" Newton DuPuy, 72, of Lincoln, died Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Maple Ridge Care Centre.

(Below is a copy of the obituary from the funeral home.)


James "Jack" Newton DuPuy, 72, of Lincoln, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2012 at Maple Ridge Care Centre.

Jack was born on July 26, 1939 in Beckley, WV the son of Elbert Newton and Ruth Christine Griffenhagen DuPuy.

Jack graduated from Duke University with a degree in Accounting in 1962. He served 8 years in the National Guard. He was a CPA and had worked for Arthur Andersen in Chicago and the State of Illinois Department of Lottery in Springfield. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Springfield.

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He is survived by two children, Catherine Ann DuPuy of Columbus, OH and Alfred Castle DuPuy of Toronto, Canada; two brothers, Karl DuPuy of Washington, DC and William DuPuy of Spring Green, WI, and five grandchildren.

Memorial services will be at a later date in Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Foundation of the Quincy Area, P.O. Box 741, Quincy, IL 62306.

Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln is in charge of arrangements.