Feb. 1, 1951-Aug. 15, 2013
TYLER – Services for Duane Earl Schlapkohl, 62, of Tyler will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lake Benton. Visitation is one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in St. John’s Immanuel Cemetery, rural Verdi. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Tyler.
He died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, at Tyler Healthcare Center in Tyler from complications of pneumonia.
He was born Feb. 1, 1951, in Pipestone, to Vernon and Eunice (Brockberg) Schlapkohl of Trosky.
Survivors include his siblings, Delbert of Crookston, Darwin of Canby, Carolyn Willert of Brookings, S.D., Daryl of Lake Benton and Daniel of Bozeman, Mont.; nieces and nephews; and by many friends and “family” that he has had through the years at both REM Tyler and Hope DAC.