Duane LeRoy


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Duane LeRoy Smith

Jan 06 1971 - Aug 11 2009

Duane LeRoy Smith, age 38 of Frisco, Texas passed away on August 11, 2009 in Frisco. He was born on January 6, 1971 in Iowa City, Iowa to LeRoy Ralph and Janet Karen (Hansell) Smith. Duane worked as a Flight Attendant for American Airlines and was a Hot Air Balloon Pilot. He is survived by his Domestic Partner, Tony Soares of Frisco, Texas; parents, LeRoy and Janet Smith of Indianola, Iowa; sister, Deanna Hobart and her husband, Michael of West Point, New York; nieces, Vickie Smith, Stasi Smith, Alei Smith. Tony's family, Terry Peitzman; Jeffrey Soares and his wife, India, Cristy McMahon, Ashly Mason, Kaleb Soares, Madalyn Soares; friend, Michael Terry and the entire Hot Air Balloon Community. The family will receive friends during a Visitation to be held from 2-4 PM on Sunday, August 16, 2009 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Frisco. Donations may be made in Duane's memory to www.smiletrain.org
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