|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1917|
|Death: ||Jan. 13, 2008|
Loryen was the son of James & Anna Duffee who were born in Minnesota, USA, moved to Wisconsin, and then finally to Saskatchewan about 1910, according to the censuses.
He was predeceased by his parents & siblings - Grace Gunderson, Isabel Kennedy, Edna Michaelezki, Claude Duffee and two infant siblings.
LORYEN JAMES DUFFEE
Born: 9 Oct 1917 in Kincorth, Saskatchewan, Canada
Died: 13 Jan 2008 at St. Albert, Alberta, Canada,
Age 90 years
Funeral Services at Maidstone Baptist Church
17 Jan 2008
Kirk Duffee, Sean Duffee, Jim Duffee
Gordon Kennedy, Russ Duffee, Larry Worman
Interment: Maidstone Cemetery
"As a young man Loryen came with his family from Kincorth, Sask. to settle in the Cosy Nook District south of Waseca, Sask. He married Alice Willett whom he met while she was teaching school at Cosy Nook. They were married in Lloydminster on 27 Dec 1940.
Shortly after marriage, Loryen enlisted in the Army and served in the Army Service Corps from 1942-1945. He farmed in the Rereshill District until 1958 and then spent several years managing service stations in Meadow Lake and Saskatoon. Following this he moved to Maidstone in 1967 and spent 7 years as an oil well contractor for Husky Oil and Murphy Oil working north of Maidstone. He later worked for a time at Silver Lake golf course and also assisted local farmers, retiring finally in 1982.
Loryen was a sports enthusiast and like traveling and visiting family and friends. In the 40 years he lived in Maidstone he was particularly active in golf, curling, bowling, and pool. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion and the Senior Citizen's Drop In Center. He attended the Baptist Church."
James N. Duffee (1875 - 1953)
Anna Duffee (1886 - 1968)
Alice Elizabeth Willett Duffee (1916 - 2012)
Loryen James Duffee (1917 - 2008)
Claude Leroy Duffee (1921 - 1996)*
Lloydminster Census Division
Created by: boundersal
Record added: Jan 07, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 122963930
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