Cecil Royal Duquesne, 96, passed away on November 11, 2019. He was pre-deceased by his loving wife Evelyn June Moody Duquesne in 2005. They shared 59 years of marriage together.
Born in Coweta, Oklahoma, he was the son of Guilford "Pal" Duquesne and Readith May Moody. He graduated from Hartville High School in 1940. He was employed at General Dynamics Convair for 24 years at Vandenberg Air Force Base.
He enjoyed photography, long walks in the outdoors, and viewing the night sky studying astronomy.
He is survived by three daughters Diana Petrie (Duane); Linda Duquesne (John Bannow) ; Cecilia Carlson (Britt). He is also survived by four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
His graveside memorial will be held in Redding, CA in the spring of 2020.
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