Duane Bassingthwaighte was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan on March 23, 1931 to Elwood and Eliza Bassingthwaighte. On February 9, 2018, beloved Husband, gracious Father and gentle Grandpa entered the presence of Jesus after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was dearly loved and will be missed by his wife of 39 years, Sophie; children, Karen (Brian), Walter (Barb), and Brenda (Tim), and grandchildren Brianna, Kaleb, Annie, Sydney, Paige, and Sarah. He will be missed by his brothers Wes (Evelyn), Roy (Doreen), Dale (Helen) nieces, nephews, and his extended family of friends.
Duane was predeceased by his parents and his brother Earl.
A Celebration of Duane’s Life will be held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00 am at Millwoods Assembly, 2225 – 66 Street, Edmonton, AB.
Donations in memory of Duane may be made to William Cornelius Vocational Training Center in Guatemala, care of Millwoods Assembly or go online to https://fr.paoc.org/donate/WCVTC