Deana K. Duncan

  • Born: December 8, 1956
  • Died: January 22, 2019
  • Location: Sterling, Illinois

McDonald Funeral Home

505 1st Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081

Tel. (815) 626-6311

Tribute & Message From The Family

Deana K. Duncan, 62, of Sterling, died on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at her home.

She was born on December 8, 1956 in Kokomo, Indiana to Charles and Lela (Cox) Smith. She married Ty Duncan on June 6, 2015.

Deana worked for Crest Foods for 12 years. She enjoyed shopping, doing crafts and traveling. Her favorite spots were visiting the North rim of the Grand Canyon and going to various beaches. Deana loved her family and her church family. She attended Greater Life Church in Dixon.

Those left to honor her memory include her husband, Ty, of Sterling; her children, Jason (Amy) Breeden of Ashton, Shawna (Jason) Snapp of Chana, Jennifer (Brad) Bridgeman of Dixon, and Wendie Breeden of Dixon and Dolan (Mimi) Duncan of Dixon; her sisters, Diane (Hartlan) Coats of Oklahoma, Carol Mannen of Rochelle, Sue (Robert) Cutrer of Alabama, Deb Worley of Oregon, Illinois and Judy (Phil Schaneberg) Duncan of Rochelle; a brother, Bill (Rose) Foster of New Mexico; 15 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her son Carson Breeden in infancy, and her parents Lloyd and Lela Spencer.

Visitation will be from 10-11 AM on Saturday, January 26th at Greater Life Church, 1403 Helmock Street in Dixon. The funeral will follow at 11 AM in the church with Pastor Steve Young officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded following the services. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established. Arrangements are through McDonald Funeral Home and Crematory in Sterling. To send condolences visit