Duane Don Weyant, 85, of Edgewood, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, November 5, 2015, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. He was born on February 8, 1930, in Clayton County, Lodomillo Township, the son of Harlan Wesley and Mabel Elizabeth (Bente) Weyant. Duane received his education at the Edgewood School and worked for Witwer family farms near Alburnett.
On March 18, 1950, Duane was united in marriage to Irene Linderwell at Independence, Iowa. Four children were born to this union. Together they farmed north of Edgewood until 1978 when they moved into Edgewood. Duane was also a sexton and caretaker of Greenhill Cemetery near Edgewood.