Duane “Dewey” Kaskinen, formerly of Kimball, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, at his Lincoln, Neb., home after a year-long battle with cancer. He was 63.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Duane Mark Kaskinen was born April 2, 1957, to Charles and Lorraine (Olson) Kaskinen. He attended Kimball Area High School, and graduated with the Class of 1975. He worked for many years at the Kimball Golf Club, Knaus Sausage House skinning deer, and at VonBusch Refuse in Lincoln, Neb.
Dewey enjoyed gardening, fishing, golfing, trapping, and hunting pheasants with his dogs Lacy and Jade.
Duane was preceded in death by his father Charles Kaskinen, mother Lorraine Werner, stepfather Marshall Werner, and sister Diane Taraldson.
He is survived by his daughter Misty (and David) Albers of Eden Valley; sons Jory (and Ericka) Kaskinen of Eden Valley, Dusty Kaskinen of Eden Valley, and Dylan (and Angie) Kaskinen of Jeffers; and nine grandchildren.