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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Reel, Duane Robert




Duane Robert Reel 1947 – 2022 War hero and veteran, Duane R. Reel, son of the late Duane I. Reel and Bernadette Wike from Pittsburgh went to be with the Lord on Jan. 29th at his GA winter home. Devoted husband of Charlene Reel for 35+ years, father of Jennifer Clifton-Sullivan (Mark) and Chris Clifton, grandfather of Courtney and Tyler Sullivan. Also, survived by his beloved brothers and sisters John Reel, Kenneth Wike Jr, Susan Rimmington (Derek) and Sandi Robshaw (Bill); his many nieces and nephews. Duane held an MBA, was a retired Kraft/Nabisco executive and an entrepreneur at heart. Duane was a 101st Airborne, Screaming Eagle pilot who received the prestigious ‘Distinguished Flying Cross’ for bravery and heroism. He lived a generous and humble life. Viewing will be held Saturday, February 12, 2022 from 9-10:30 a.m. at BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. 421 Allegheny Ave. Oakmont. Funeral service and burial will be private. Family requires masks and social distancing during visitation.