Obituaries

Obituaries

James H. Duncan 1959 - 2006

Services for James H. Duncan, 46, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Lecompton United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Lecompton.Mr. Duncan died Monday, Jan. 16, 2006, at his home, an extended family home sponsored by Community Living Opportunities. His primary caregiver and mentor was Rodney Speirer.He was born Nov. 29, 1959, in Topeka, the son of John Howard and Ellen Skinner Duncan. He attended public special-education classes in Topeka and later transitioned to Cottonwood Inc. He lived in Lecompton before moving to Lawrence.Survivors include his parents, Lecompton; and a brother, Douglas, Kansas City, Kan.The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.The family suggests memorials to Community Living Opportunities or a charity of the donor's choice, sent in care of the mortuary.E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Duncan.