the age of 83.
Duane was born in Cherokee on July 5, 1928, to the late James and Ethel
Fee. He was a graduate of Quimby High School, Iowa State University, and
Arizona State University. Duane married the love of his life, Carol (McGee) in
1950, and served in the Army during the Korean War.
In 1957, Duane moved his family to California. He taught mathematics and
science for 43 years at Acalanes High School and Diablo Valley College, and
received presidential recognition for his excellence in teaching.
He was a volunteer for the Veteran's Hospital in Martinez, California, and
will be forever remembered for his love of history, his story telling,and his enjoyment of travel.
Duane is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Carol; his four children, Glen
Fee (Debi) of Eugene, Ore.; Kelly Peterson (Gregg) of Sacramento, Cal.; Linda
Bailey (Robert) of Thousand Oaks, Cal.; and Diana Mason (Jeff) of Alamo, Cal.; ten
grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren,who will all miss him dearly; and
his brothers, Russell Fee and Keith Fee; and his sisters, Alice Hoeppner and Ethel Warrender.
A Celebration of Duane's life will be held Saturday, Aug. 20 at 10 a.m.
at Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, 1801 Lacassie Ave., Walnut Creek, California, with a reception to follow. Interment with military honors will be at Sacramento Valley
National Cemetery, Dixon, California.
In lieu of flowers,the family requests donations to the Deacon's Fund at
Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church. Condolences may be expressed at