Descendants of Captain Arthur Fenner

Duane Fenner


[b 19 June 1937 at Bronson, MI; d 24 Nov. 2014 in Port Charlotte, FL] Duane graduated from high school in the class of 1955, then he attended two years and two terms of Agricultural Engineering at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI. He left college to assist his father, who had suffered a severe shoulder injury. Duane m Bessie Pesti [b 23 Nov. 1938] on 12 Sept. 1959 at Colon Methodist Church in Colon, MI. Bessi, a graduate of Colon High in 1959, was employed at the L.A. Darling Co. in Bronson, MI, at the M & R Dietetic Labs in Sturgis, MI, and in the EKG department of Medical Center Hospital in Punta Gorda, FL. They moved to Port Charlotte, FL, on 1 Oct. 1965. Duane was employed at the Charlotte Correctional Institution as a vocational instructor and water plant operator. He and Bessie divorced in 1986.

  1. Duane Edward [b 4 Mar. 1961 at Sturgis, MI].
  2. Teresa Marie [b 19 July 1963 at Sturgis, MI]; m John Slatton. They have a daughter, Angela Lynn Galeone [b 1 Dec. 1987 at Ft. Myers, FL].
  3. George Andrew [b 18 Feb. 1965].

Arthur | Thomas | Thomas | Daniel | Thomas | William | Nathaniel Collins | Corydon | Nelson | Homer | Duane

Duane's memorial at, no. 101214675