F. Murray LaDuke, age 92, passed away peacefully on July 8th, with his wife Rachel at his bedside. Murray had served honorably in World War 2 in the Navy as a Aviation Machinists Mate 3rd Class. He was preceeded in death by his father Harry LaDuke and his mother Irene LaDuke, and two previous wives Georgianna Parish LaDuke and Donna Hast LaDuke. He is survived by four children with Georgianna, Paul LaDuke, Norma Robb (Ron), Betsy Ahlersmeyer (Larry), Rita Schwindt (Mark), and one step child from Donna, Diane Pelkey (David), and three stepchildren from Rachel, Elizabeth Newcomer, Russell Malone, and Kathy Stewart. Murray has 18 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Murray’s memory will be honored on Saturday, July 21, 2018, at Skipwith Baptist Church, 1900 Skipwith Road at 11:00am.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Skipwith Baptist Church or Bon Secours Hospice.
Murray will be sorely missed by his family and friends.