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Duane Irvin Bacorn

October 9, 1936 — March 12, 2022

Duane Irvin Bacorn, age 85, of Dushore, PA, passed away peacefully at his home with his loving wife, Mary Anne, at his side, on Saturday, March 12, 2022.


          Duane was born at home in Elkland Township, Sullivan County, PA, on October 9, 1936, a son of the late Rodney Emery and Lucille Nichols Bacorn.  He attended the Loyalsock Joint High School, Estella, PA.  He began working in the saw mill, and retired from the Lewis Lumber Company, of Hillsgrove, PA, after 38 years of employment.


He married the former Mary Anne Baer, of Dushore, PA, on July 5, 1980. They celebrated their 41st wedding anniversary, last July.


Duane was a member of the Sullivan County Fair Association, and he loved to fish and hunt, and especially enjoyed watching NASCAR.




Mary Anne                                                         at Home



Dean (Rebecca) Bacorn                                     Muncy Valley, PA



Daisy Bacorn                                                      Elkins, WV

Catherine & Laverne Kisner                    Guthrie, OK


Special friends:

Richard & Vicky Bahr and family          Dushore, PA



Misty White



Brady Bacorn

Randy Bacorn

Richard Bacorn

Bernard Kisner

Donald Kisner


And his many friends.



He was predeceased by two brothers: Dale Bacorn and Douglas Bacorn, a sister, Doris Sullivan, and a step-brother Hugh Nichols.


          A graveside service will be held at a later date, in the Hillsgrove Cemetery, Hillsgrove, PA.


          Memorial contributions may be made to the Dushore Fire & Ambulance Assn., PO Box 1, Dushore, PA 18614.


          Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, PA 18614.


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