THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Duane Dewey Lehto age 71, of Pembine, passed away August 15, 2013, at NEWCARE Convalescent Center in Crivitz. He was born in Sagola, Michigan on March 18, 1942; son of John and Ariel (Roudebush) Lehto. He leaves behind three children: Wendy Gregg of Pembine, Wade (Kellie) Lehto of Norway, and Kelly (Rick) Rose of Kingsford; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren; special friend, Gail Morkin; three sisters: Jean (Jim) West of Vulcan, Wanda (Sam) Faull of Norway, and Darlene (Ron) Solberg of Kingsford; brother-in-law, Pepper Steele of Kingsford; and further survived by numerous extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Billy Jo; and a sister, Norma Steele.
Duane served his country in the United States Army. He was a truck driver most of his life. He enjoyed Karaoke, playing and watching baseball and was an avid Detroit Lion and Tiger fan. He enjoyed socializing with friends. He always had a story to tell, with his dry and witty humor. He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.
A Celebration of Duane's Life will be 11 a.m. on Friday, August 23, 2013, at the Messar-Roubal Funeral Home in Wausaukee with Pastor Larry Neargarth officiating. Family and friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home on Friday. Interment will be in the Quinnesec Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.messarfuneralhome.com Messar-Roubal Funeral Home, 513 First Street, Wausaukee is assisting the family with arrangements.