THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Clifford C. Duffeck
Issue Date: September 20, 2018
Clifford Charles Duffeck, 83, of Lena, passed away Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 at Oconto Falls Atrium.
Born March 12, 1935, to the late Slavey and Francis Duffeck, he graduated from Lena High School in 1953 and then earned a degree in teaching. He taught at the Little Red School House in Spruce and in Tomahawk.
He married Eileen (FitzGerald) Duffeck on Aug. 17, 1957 and was a dairy farmer for over 45 years until retiring. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with family.
He is survived by his wife, Eileen; two daughters, Dona (Rodney) Maynard and Jeanne (Klaus) Ohrnberger; a son-in-law, Patrick McCarthy; five grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; two brothers, Robert (Carol) and Jerome Duffeck; a sister, Delores Schlies and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl McCarthy; three brothers, Donald, Clarence and Frank and a sister, Jane Behnke.
The family will greet relatives and friends at Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home in Lena on Wednesday, Sept. 19 from 4 p.m. until time of the service at 7 pm.