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Duane Merle Griep

August 5, 1941 — June 24, 2019

Duane Merle Griep, age 77, of Sioux City died Monday June 24, 2019 at a local hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00am Friday June 28, 2019 at Grace United Methodist Church in Sioux City with burial following at Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-pm with the family present 5-pm at Morningside Chapel Christy Smith Funeral Homes.
Duane was born in Sioux City on August 5, 1941, the son of Rex and Corrine (Herum) Griep. He attended elementary school in Moville and worked on the family farm as a teenager. He married Donna R Conner on June 10, 1961 in Moville.

He worked as a welder for Schaeff Manufacturing Cpmpany for 37years before retiring. Duane loved to hunt, fish, and work in his garden as well as taking care of his beloved wife Donna.

Duane is survived by his wife Donna, his son David and his wife of Sioux City, two sisters: Lorrane Dawney and her husband Larry of Correctionville, and Teri Langholz of Sioux City, and two step grandchildren.
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Thursday, June 27, 2019

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Christy-Smith Funeral Homes - Morningside Chapel

1801 Morningside Avenue, Sioux City, IA 51106

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