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Arthur Duckworth

March 02, 1929 - March 31, 2017

Arthur B. Duckworth of Liberty Lake, Washington, formerly of Ravenswood, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord March 31 at the age of 88. He was born in Marcus, West Virginia to the late Arthur A. and Laura Courtney Duckworth. Arthur graduated from Cowen High School and then served in the United States Navy. He and his wife Vel owned Ravenswood Toy and Sport Center when they first moved to Ravenswood. He retired from Kaiser Aluminum after 26 years of service. He was a member of First Baptist Church Ravenswood, where he served as trustee for many years. His wife Velva Lee Wayne Duckworth preceded him in death after 60 years of marriage. Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law Mitchell and Blenda Duckworth of Covington, Virginia; daughters and sons-in-law Valerie and Stan Binczewski of Newman Lake, Washington, and Tammie and Alan Kole of Savannah, Georgia; grandchildren Nicholas and wife Jennifer, Kristan, Laura and Matthew Binczewski; Brett and Blake Kole; and great-granddaughter Olivia Binczewski.


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