William F. “Bill” Dueck died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his loving family, Thursday, March 15, 2018, at the age of 75.

Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 24 at the Penn Yan United Methodist Church, 166 Main St., Penn Yan. A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. at the church. Rev. Jeff Childs and Rev. Ed Janzen will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Yates County, 1216 Rte. 14A, Penn Yan, N.Y. 14527.; or to the Penn Yan Lions Club, P.O. Box 663, Penn Yan, N.Y. 14527.

Bill founded Dueck & Associates, a plastics composites design company, in Canada in 1990. He was also an esteemed Sales Manager for several composite molding companies throughout Canada and the United States.

Bill was a member of the Penn Yan United Methodist Church and the Penn Yan Lions Club.

Bill was the beloved husband of Brenda Dueck; dear father of Jim (Donna Davidson) Dueck, Cheri Dueck, Nicole (Dylan Huziak) Dueck, Angela (Tim) Burd, Jeffrey (Alysia) Laursen and Jamie (Cody) Darnell. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, William Davidson, Brooklyn Dueck, Cass Dueck, Maison Burd, Kash Burd, Carter Laursen, Hailee Laursen and Colt Darnell; brother, Hal Dueck; several cousins, nieces, and nephews; his loyal dog, Rocky; and many friends.

Bill was predeceased by his parents, Margaret and Henry Dueck; brother, Bert Dueck and his wife, Gloria; and sister-in-law, Pinky Dueck.

Please visit www.kenperkinsfuneralhome.com to send a message of condolence to the Dueck family.