William DuchonJuly 17, 1928 ~ March 4, 2017 (age 88)
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William (Bill) R. Duchon, 88, of Glen Ellyn, passed away March 4, 2017. Survived by his children: Mary Anne Anderson (Doug), Patty McGrath (Tom) and Peg Smith (Brian); his grandchildren, Katie, Annie, Boomer, Mike, Kelly, Bill & Kevin and one great-granddaughter, Molly. He is preceeded in death by his wife, Peggy, his parents, Method & Anna (Vlcek), his brothers Frank & Matt and his sister Martha. Bill "Coach Duchon" was well known as a successful varsity football coach / head coach at Glenbard West High School in Glen Ellyn from 1959-1976. There he also taught and held the Athletic Director position until retirement in 1988. Visitation will be Sunday, March 12, from 4 - 8 PM at Leonard Memorial Funeral Home, 565 Duane St, Glen Ellyn (630-469-0032 or www.leonardmemorialhome.com). Funeral mass Monday, 10am at St. Petronille Church, 420 Glenwood Ave, Glen Ellyn. Interment Forest Hill Cemetery, Glen Ellyn, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations appreciated to the Bill Duchon Scholarship Fund, James Bowles, treasurer, 33WO32 Rochefort Lane, Wayne, IL. 60184 or the charity of your choice.