James D. Duncan
Schenectady-James Duane Duncan, 42, died on September 18, 2000, in Ellis Hospital, Schenectady.

He was born on April 11, 1958 in Ilion, son of Frank Duncan and the late Shirley Slater Duncan. A lifelong area resident, he received his education in the Milford school system. On October 19, 1983 he married Deborah Schultz. He was a mechanic and farmer. For over 16 years he worked for the Drake Farms in Milford. James enjoyed deer hunting and the demolition derbies.

Surviving him are is father Frank Duncan of Schuyler Lake; his wife Deborah, his children, Amy Duncan of Ilion, and James and Nicole; a grandson, Devon James Duncan; 4 brothers and their wives, Steven and Carolyn Duncan, Frank Jr. and Teena Duncan all of Cooperstown, David and Darlene Duncan of Maryland, Joseph and Joyce Duncan of Herkimer; two sisters, Terry Kilts of Milford, Dawn Covey and her husband Fred of Cherry Valley; many aunts, uncles, including a special aunt and uncle Carol and Irving Boyer of Stratford; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral service will be Thursday at 10:00 a.m. in J. Seaton McGrath Funeral Home, 40 West James Street, Richfield Springs, with the Reverend John Young officiating. Interment will follow in West Winfield Cemetery. Calling hours on Wednesday evening from 6-9 p.m