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1933 Florence 2021

Florence Duncan

October 10, 1933 — June 5, 2021

Florence Foley Duncan- Wife, Mother, Sister, Teacher, Friend- died peacefully in her home in Elkridge, Utah on June 5 with her husband by her side. She was 87 years old.

Born October 10, 1933 in Los Angeles, California to Andrew Brimhall and Cleola Hatch Foley. She was the oldest of five daughters. Florence attended Pasadena City College in High School. Upon graduation, she attended Rick's College and Brigham Young University, earning a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education.

She loved Genealogy and Temple Work, spending countless hours researching and writing family history books. Florence taught young people all her life. She was married in the Los Angeles Temple to her college sweetheart Don Duncan. They were married 66 years.

Florence was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of latter Day Saints where she taught Sunday School, Primary, and Relief Society. She was a talented piano and organ player sharing her talents with many wards in California and Utah. She was an accomplished seamstress and made clothes and costumes for her children and grandchildren. She was a a wonderful homemaker and dedicated her life to her family.

She is survived by her husband Don Duncan, son Dean Duncan, son Brent Duncan, daughter Michele Hatton, daughter Deborah Savage, ten grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, and four sisters - Sandra Bassett, Julia Hirsch, Kathleen Schilling, and Anene Hogge.

A viewing will be held on Friday, June 11, 6-7:30 pm at the Elk Ridge Chapel, 450 Elk Ridge Drive, Elk Ridge, UT and Saturday , June 12 at 10:00 am where funeral services will follow at 11:00 am. Interment at the Salem Hill Cemetery, Salem, UT.

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