Duane M. Anderson, 66, Iowa City, died Dec. 3, 2018 at University of Iowa Hospitals. A gathering time was held Dec. 10 at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City. A memorial service will be held in Goodell at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Duane Anderson Memorial Fund.
Duane was born Nov. 12, 1952 in Belmond, the son of Leonard and Maryln (Dorr) Anderson. He was united in marriage to Debbie Scott on May 20, 1978. Duane worked for the University of Iowa for 34 years, retiring in 2014 from the College of Dentistry as the facility manager.
He enjoyed all things outdoors, especially fishing and hunting. Duane was a great story teller and amazing cook. He had a great sense of humor and enjoyed golfing. Duane was exceptionally proud of his granddaughter, Princess Ruby.
Duane is survived by his wife Debbie; son Mike (Sara Schwartz) Anderson and their daughter Ruby of Iowa City; siblings Mary Ellen Mason of Goodell, Mike (Kathy) Anderson of New Hampton, Evelyn Nolte of Goodell, Theresa (Dan) Beck of Minden, NE, Terry (Judy) Anderson of Ames, Annette (Miles) Schallert of Highlands Ranch, CO, and Tony (Terry Pressley) Anderson of Arroyo Grande, CA.