EVART — Duane F. Tiedt, 76, of Evart, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at his home in Evart Township.
Duane was born on June 3, 1938, in Evart, to Ernest F. and Audrey C. (Osborn) Tiedt. He graduated from Evart High School in 1956 and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Duane married Lou Anna Wineman on June 17, 1961, in Evart. He was an Evart-area resident moving to South Carolina with his job, retiring back to Evart in 1997. Duane worked as a supervisor for Kel-Reed (Cooper Tools), retiring in 1996 after 37 years. He also worked part-time at Dick’s Texaco and construction work with his father-in-law, Donovan Wineman. Duane was a Boy Scout volunteer, a hobby farmer and a lifetime member of the Moose. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, Farmall tractors and stock car racing in his car, the 6 Pak.