DUANE HAROLD GASAWAY
Duane Harold Gasaway, 73, of Sparks, NV, passed peacefully in Reno, NV, Dec. 23, 2020. He was the son of Harold and Eileen Gasaway of Battle Ground, WA.
Duane was a wonderful, loyal, supportive husband, father and friend. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Duane earned his Bachelor and Master’s degrees from Western Washington University and his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in San Diego; Duane passed the California Bar Exam. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Reno.
Duane was a Vietnam veteran. He honorably served in the U.S. Army, 1st Infantry Division (Big Red 1) with a rank of sergeant and was awarded two Bronze Star Medals, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/Device 1960, Combat Infantry Badge and Good Conduct Medal among others. Duane was also a strong supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project.
Duane is survived by his wife, Susan, and son, Matthew.
He will be sorely missed. His life was devoted to helping others around him and those in need.
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