Earl "Duey" Ketchum

Age 59, passed away unexpectedly, September 5, 2014.  He was born October 24, 1954, in Mason, to Earl and Berdena Ketchum.  Duey graduated from Mason High School in 1972, and served in the U.S. Army.  He owned and operated his own business, Ketchum Lawn Care.  Duey enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, talking to people, and spending time with his family.

Surviving are:  3 children, Tracy (Don) Wingrove, Jesse (Melissa) Ketchum, and Tammy Ketchum; 5 grandchildren, Erica, Amber, Donovan, Zoe, and Logan; his mother, Berdena (William) Hefty; brother, Wayne (Connie) Ketchum; sister, Beth (Terry) LaRue.  He was preceded in death by:  his father, Earl Ketchum, Sr.; and sister, Judy Sanders.

The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at the Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel, with interment to follow in Maple Ridge Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. until service time on Tuesday.

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Bruce & Susan McNutt
September 5, 2014 at 8:50 pm

Gone to soon. Rest in Peace. Our deepest sympathy to the family.

Dick & Pat Sabrosky
September 6, 2014 at 9:41 pm

Duey was an outstanding person. He was hard working, honest, considerate, and loving. He will be missed by many including us. He is looking down on all of us.

Lewis and Ginger Ketchum
September 8, 2014 at 7:17 pm

Our love and prayers are with you. May the love of GOD surround you and comfort you.

David & Charmaine Bebiak
September 9, 2014 at 2:49 pm

What a great fellow, he will be missed.
We always enjoyed our conversations over the fence when he was helping his Mom out at the lake property. Glad we got to catch up a few weeks ago.
Let’s all hope he is at the big fishing hole in the heavens reeling in one big catch after another!
Our deepest sympathy to the entire family, such a terrible loss.


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