Julie Ellen Condon Duncan, 68, passed away on February 13, 2020 in El Paso, Texas. A native El Pasoan, she attended Loretto Academy and then earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication Disorders at Southern Methodist University in Dallas and a Masters in Speech Language Pathology at UTEP. Julie worked as an SLP in Gadsden ISD and EPISD for over 20 years before retiring to Montrose, CO where she and her husband Richard were avid hikers, birders and embraced the beauty of Colorado and Utah. Julie loved quilting and has made a special quilt for each of her children and grandchildren. Julie was a deeply spiritual woman whose faith and charity were apparent in all she did and how she lived her life. She was a perpetual student and had an appetite for learning of all things new and interesting.
Preceded in death by her parents, Marshall and Julia Condon, and her sister Margaret Condon McClaskey. She is survived by her two sons, Benjamin Linuel Duncan, David Marshall Duncan (Carolyn) and granddaughters, Charley Rose, and Audra Rae Duncan. She is also survived by four sisters, Kathleen Condon and her daughters Michelle Armendariz, Rachel Aguilar Rudy, grand-nieces Georgia and Madeline Aguilar, Patty English (Don) their sons, Sean (Laci) and their son Ryland, and Paul English, Mary Condon and Carolyn Niland (Bob).
A memorial service will be held at 10 am Saturday, October 9, 2021 in the Thompsonville, TX, with interment following in the Thompsonville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Julie's name to the Black Canyon Audubon Society, P. O. Box 387, Delta, CO 81416 Or www.blackcanyonaudubon.org. or Open Doors, providing aid to persecuted Christians since 1955. Friends may leave their condolences to the family by visiting www.seydlerhillfuneralhome.com. Seydler-Hill Funeral Home is assisting with the services.
Richard Linuel Duncan, 67, passed away Thursday, February 13, 2020, along with his beloved wife of nearly 36 years, Julie Condon Duncan. Richard was born August 7, 1952 in San Antonio to Linuel and Dorothy Phelps Duncan. He graduated from Andress High School in El Paso in 1970 and from the University of Texas El Paso in 1974 with a Bachelor of Science Degree. He married Julie Condon on March 23, 1984 in El Paso. Richard taught Data Processing at El Paso Tech High School, then worked in the banking industry as a data processing manager before he accepted a job with the Ysleta Texas School District as their telecommunications administrator where he worked until retirement. Upon retirement, Richard and Julie moved to Montrose, CO, where they became active community members, avid hikers, enjoyed golfing, fishing and all that Colorado and Utah outdoors have to offer.
Richard Linuel Duncan was preceded in death by his loving wife, Julie Duncan, and his parents. He is survived by his adoring family, sons, Benjamin Linuel Duncan, David Marshall Duncan (Carolyn), grandchildren, Audra Rae and Charley Rose, sisters, Carol L. Shea (David Allison), Diane Avery (Frank) and their daughter Dorothy Avery, brother, Carl Norman Duncan (Gayle Bolding).
A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, October 9, 2021 in the Thompsonville with interment following in the Thompsonville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Thompsonville Cemetery Association, 2774 CR 423, Waelder, TX, 78959 or charity of one’s choice. Seydler-Hill Funeral Home is assisting with the services.