James H. Duesing age 93 of Ridgedale, Missouri passed away on March 10, 2018 at the Point Lookout Nursing and Rehab in Hollister, Missouri.
He was born on November 1, 1924 in Spearville, Kansas the son of Joseph John and Caroline Nav Duesing. James had been a resident of the area for many years and was retired from carpentry. He was a member of the Our Lady of The Lake Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors are his five children; David J. Duesing of Maryville, Missouri, Daniel L. Duesing of Springfield, Missouri, Annette L. Davis of Branson, Missouri, Kathy Gaffke of Ridgedale, Missouri and Eric A. Duesing of Naperville, Illinois, five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Almalee Duesing, three sisters and three brothers.
A Memorial mass will be held at a later date in Branson with interment to follow in the Holy Cross Cemetery in Windthorst, Kansas. Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home in Branson.