Duane C. Farrell, 86

FULTON, NY – Duane C. Farrell, 86, of Fulton, passed away Thursday December 20, 2012, at home.

Born in Wilmington, NY, he had resided in Fulton since 1971.

Duane retired in 1988 from Local 747 as a carpenter where he worked for many years.

He had also worked overseas as general foreman and supervisor in East Pakistan, Vietnam, Iran and had made two trips to Africa.

Duane was a Navy veteran serving from 1944 to 1946.

He loved to restore antique cars.

An avid outdoorsman, Duane enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving: his wife, the former Jean Fetkiw; son, Scot (Jeanne) Farrell of Oswego; daughter, Tia (Jeff) Preston of Lake Placid; three grandchildren, Melissa (Donald) Herbert, Aaron Farrell and Keir Demars; two great-grandchildren, Morgan and Zachary Herbert.

There are no calling hours or services.

Contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice in Duane’s memory.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.