Darlein Duncan




Darlein Duncan, 96, Vienna, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at Stone Bridge Senior Living in Jefferson City.

She was born Feb. 22, 1926, to J. Elmer and Amelia E. Diestelkamp Ferris in Owensville. 

She was united in marriage to Charles F. “Jack” Duncan, May 23, 1948, in St. Louis.

Darlein was a member of the St. James Church of Christ.

She is preceded in death by parents J. Elmer and Amelia; husband Jack; grandson Brent Herzing; brothers Ervin Ferris and Ray Ferris; sister Velva Breuer; and brother-in-law Raymond Breuer.

She is survived by son Max Ferris Duncan and wife Holly of Deming Wash.; daughter Ava Beth Cliburn and husband Duncan of Centertown; and two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 23, at Jones Funeral Home, St. James, with Lynn Huggins officiating. Burial was in the Oak Grove Cemetery, St. James

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home, St. James.