Duane Sauvageau, 71, of Devils Lake, ND passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at the Sheyenne Care Center of Valley City, ND.
Duane Sauvageau, 71, of Devils Lake, ND passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at the Sheyenne Care Center of Valley City, ND. Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 23, 10 at 7 p.m. followed by a Prayer Service at 7 p.m. all at Evans Funeral Home, Carrington, ND. Funeral Service will be held Friday, Aug. 24 at 10 a.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington. Burial will be at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery, Mandan, ND. Officiating: Rev. Fred Grundmann and Special Music by Clara Edwardson, Organist. Congregational Hymns will be Amazing Grace, On Eagles Wings and How Great Thou Art. Casket Bearers: Ronald Sauvageau, Daryll Sauvageau, Tom Bommerbach, Mark Sauvageau, Terry Bommerbach, Chuck Dahl. Honorary Bearers: grandchildren – Seabastin Guetter, Layton Sauvageau, Heather Guetter, Gaige Guetter, Braylan Sauvageau. Duane was born Oct. 21, 1946, in Fargo, ND, to Alcid and Blanche (Hammock) Sauvageau. Duane attended School in Fargo and Anamoose, ND. He enrolled in The U.S. Army and served in Vietnam from 1964-1966 stationed in Italy. Through his life he worked as a Meat Manager for Red Owl in Williston, ND, from 1970-1977, he was a Meat Specialist for Super Valu in Fargo from 1979-1988, and from 1988-2012 he worked for Leever’s Food as a Director of Meat Operations. Upon his retirement, he worked at Wally’s as a meat cutter on a part-time basis until his health wouldn’t allow him to work anymore. Some of the times he enjoyed most were softball in Fargo, as well as hunting and fishing with his good friends from the Fargo area. He also enjoyed motorcycle trips with his brother, Darrell, and friends from the Hazen area. His first marriage was to Marlene Fisher and from that marriage two kids were born, Troy and Lisa Comstock. He married Mistyl Schmaus in Williston and from that marriage Duane and Misty were born. He was later married to Joyce Nelson. Duane is survived by; his children, Duane (Candi) of Carrington, Misty Sauvageau of Glendive, Mont., Troy Comstock, Mich., and Lisa Comstock, Ind.; brothers, Ronald (Linda), Ham Lake, Minn., Darrell (Gloria), Washburn, ND, Mark (Barb), Bismarck, ND; and sister, Connie (Monte) Lawson, Surrey, ND; his grandkids, Sebastian, Gaige and Heather Guetter, Layton, Braylon Sauvageau; and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by; his parents, Alcid and Blanche. Online condolences may be sent at www.EvansFuneralHomeND.com.