Duncan, Bernard Lee

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Bernard Lee Duncan passed away April 21, 2023. Bernard Lee Duncan, known by many as “Bernie”, “PaPa D”, or “Dunc”, retired from the
United States Air Force after serving as a Missile Maintenance Maintainer for 27 years with many deployments to Southeast Asia. He continued to faithfully serve with the United States Air Force in a civilian capacity as a Budget Analyst until he finally decided to retire.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Rommie and Dovie Duncan; sister, Maxie and her husband, Harold Neece; brothers, R. Ervin Duncan, H. Evans Duncan, and Carl Duncan; and nephews, Kendall Simpkins and Gregory Quesenberry.

Bernie is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Georgia Duncan (Quesenberry); daughter, Vicki Packwood; son-in-law, Kenneth A. Packwood; granddaughter, Alixas Hale and grandson-in-law, Dillon Hale, with great-granddaughter, Dakota Hale; and grandsons, Schylar Packwood, Zackary Packwood, and Dyllan Packwood.

He will also be greatly missed by his sister, Agnes “Sis” Simpkins; brother-in-law, Paul Simpkins; brother-in-law, Arvil Quesenberry; sister-in-law, Mary; brotherin-law, Turner Quesenberry; sister-in-law, Hattie, and many nieces and nephews.

Bernie was a lifelong member of the American Legion (31 years at Post 162, Lorton, Va.), Moose International, and the Civil Air Patrol, a Life member of the Veterans of Foreign Affairs (VFW) and La Societe Des 40 Hommes ET & Chevaux (40 and Eight) and a dedicated fan of NASCAR.

A visitation for Bernard was held from 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at Mullins & Thompson Funeral Service, Stafford Chapel. His celebration of life started at 6 p.m following the visitation. A burial will occur at Arlington National Cemetery
at a later date.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.mullinsthompsonstafford.com for the Duncan family.
1621 Emancipation Hwy.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401