Robert William ‘Duff’ Angell, Jr, 75, Pine Haven, WY
Robert William ‘Duff’ Angell Jr, 75, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2018, of natural causes in his home in Pine Haven, Wyoming.
He was born June 11, 1943, in Lake City, Minnesota to Robert and Mary Angell. He attended school in Lake City and graduated from Lincoln High school in 1961. During high school, he worked as a lifeguard. After graduation, he joined the army as a paratrooper. After the military, he joined the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) and worked his way up to journeyman electrician.
In 1968 he married JoAnn Teideman and adopted her two sons and they had two more children together.
He was a proud member of The American Legion, VFW, Masonic Lodge, Moose Lodge and the Nation Rifle Association. He loved traveling to see family, watching Nascar and fishing.
He retired from the IBEW in 2000 and moved to Pine Haven Wyoming where he went out on the lake and golfed with new friends.
He is survived by his son Robert (Kristie) Angell of Norco, California, and daughter Tiffany Angell of Red Wing, Minnesota. 6 grandkids, Joseph Angell of Tomball, Texas, Jennifer Angell of Riverfalls, Wisconsin, Trystin and Toshiana Angell of Red Wing, Minnesota and Robert and Joshua Angell of Norco, California.
Two great-grandkids Isaiah Angell of Tomball, Texas and Aubree Stumpf of Red Wing, Minnesota.
Siblings Barb (Byron) Todeff of Durand, Wisconsin, Gary Angell of Wabasha Minnesota, Laurie Voorhees of Red Wing, Minnesota, and Rick (Rayne) Angell of Hammond, Minnesota. Duff is also survived by many step and half-siblings, nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.
He is preceded in death by his two sons Lonn Angell and Brett Angell, one brother Mike Angell and one sister Becky (David) Toole.
Memorial will be July 28th, 2018 at VFW in Lake City Minnesota at 12 p.m. with a small graveside service at Lakewood Cemetery at 2 p.m. then return to VFW to celebrate him.