Duane John Childers, 55, of Elgin, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020 as the result of an ATV accident, northwest of Elgin.
Duane is survived by his wife Chelle of Elgin, five children: Andrew (Kristin) Childers of Elgin, Kyle (Cassie) Childers of Elgin, Curtis Childers (Rhe’Ann McBride) of Ainsworth, Tyler (Chelsi) Childers of Elgin and Morgan Childers (Blake Walters) of O’Neill, seven grandchildren: Harper, Brecken, Addison, Owen, Westen, Tatum, Sutton and one on the way; his parents: Jim and Joan Childers of Elgin, brother Doug (Brenda) Childers of Champaign, IL, sister Stephanie Krause of Lincoln, parents-in-law Lauren and Sandy Ostrand of Pender, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Scott (Jaime) Ostrand of Pender, James (Kathy) Ostrand of Emerson, Lowell (Amy) Ostrand of Pender, along with numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Ernest and Mae Childers, Edward and Mary Moser.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, July 27, 2020 at St. Boniface Catholic Church, with Rev. John Norman officiating. Burial followed at the St. Boniface Cemetery, Elgin. .
Levander Funeral Home of Elgin was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.
Memorials are suggested to the Antelope County Shooters Club or Pope John Central High School.