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February 29, 1992


— Eleanor DuQuoin, 72, Lawrence, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 1992, at the Peace Haven Care Home here. The body was cremated. No services were held.

Mrs. DuQuoin was born Feb. 14, 1920, in Davenport, Iowa, to John C. and Carrie Rogers Powlasson. She was a retired professor of art and design at Kansas University, where she received the Amoco Foundation Award for excellence in teaching in 1985. She was a graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute, where she taught and also received her master's degree in sculpture and design.

She was a member of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, where she served as a reader, Sunday school teacher and Reading Room attendant.

She is survived by her husband, Wayne, of the home in Lawrence.

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