Duane Delbert Wilson

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  • "Grandpa, you were more like a father to me. You taught me..."
    - Lacey Richards
  • "Grandpa, you have always been my rock & more like a father..."
    - Lacey Richards
  • "Grandpa Duane, you will be truly missed! You are thought of..."
    - Kelsey Wilson
  • "Duane, was a great man - his love of family , friends , and..."
    - Ken Marsh
  • "Duane was a wonderful man and will be missed buy all his..."
    - duane wilson
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Evergreen Memorial Gardens Funeral Chapel
1101 NE 112th Avenue
Vancouver, WA

October 14, 1933 ~ March 7, 2016

Duane Delbert Wilson, 82, of Vancouver, Washington, passed away surrounded by his family on March 7, 2016. He was born to Russell and Edna (Fulton) Wilson on October 14, 1933 in Vancouver, Washington.
Duane was the founder of the local cabinet manufacturing company, DeWils Industries, as well as the appliance/ cabinet retailer, DeWils Interiors.
Duane was a hard working entrepreneur, who went to work daily right up to the days just before his death.
Besides the love of work, Duane enjoyed playing golf, building custom furniture at home, and smoking cigars with close friends.
Duane is survived by his wife, Karen, of 26 years; daughter, Darci Richards; sons, Tracy (Lynda) and Randy (Machele); brother, Willard; grandchildren, Brianne, Arin, Krystal, Lacey, Nick, Cerisse, Kelsey; and five great-grandchildren.
At the request of Duane, there will be no service.
Please sign his guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.


Published in The Columbian on Mar. 13, 2016
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