Duncan, Matthew Brian

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Time: 1:00 to 2:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Date: Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Time: 2:00 PM

Service Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO

Elmwood Cemetery, Lonedell, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to Elmwood Cemetery, Lonedell, MO


Matthew Brian Duncan of Lonedell, MO, known to most as Matt, departed this life in Lonedell on August 30, 2020, having reached the age of fifty-two years, five months and three days. Matt was born in Lonedell on March 27, 1968, son of Dennis Kay Duncan, Sr. and Shirley Ann Duncan nee Rogers.

Matt is survived by three brothers, Don Duncan and wife, Nancy, of St. Louis, MO, Mark Duncan and wife, Cheryl, of Lonedell, MO and Luke Duncan of Mineral Point, MO; by one sister, Sherry Gay and husband, Gary, of Union, MO; by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great- nieces and nephews, cousins and many friends.

Matt was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis, Sr. and Shirley Duncan; by one brother, Dennis K. Duncan, Jr., and by one nephew, Joshua Duncan.

Matt was a Christian, having been raised in the Baptist faith and believing in the Lord as his Savior. As a young boy he had attended both Elmwood Baptist Church and Prospect Baptist Church, both in Lonedell, MO. During his working career, he worked at Brown Shoe Company in Union, MO, and later as a laborer doing commercial construction. Matt was an outdoorsman at heart and loved to go fishing and hunting. He had a special fondness for animals, especially dogs. Although he never married and had children of his own, he loved his nieces and nephews as his own.

A kind and loving brother, brother-in-law, nephew, uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend, he will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved him.

Memorial services were held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, August 9, 2020, at Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO with the Rev. Fred Wells officiating. Committal services were held at Elmwood Cemetery, Lonedell, MO. Memorials may be made to Elmwood Cemetery.