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“Sorry to hear about your loss. We will keep you and your family in our prayers. The Casino Family ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Diana, Dennis, and Dwight, So sorry to hear about Duane. Our families are unfortunately getting smaller. Wish I could be there wirh you all....Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Mandy Edwards - lynchburg, VA

“We are so sorry for the loss of such a loved man! Thank you Duane for your selfless service to our country. JoAnn Malgieri-Fenner and Morrison Fenner ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Canipe family and friends I'm so sorry to hear of Duane's passing and send my condolences to all. Although I haven't seen Duane for years I...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Christine Hopkins Rizzotte - PA

“I am so sad to lose my friend Duane....What A Great Guy. My deepest sympathy to the Canipe family. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Hickman Carozzo - PA

“To the Canipe Family, So sorry to read of Duane's passing. Everytime I saw Duane he always brought a smile to my face and gave me a big hug. He...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Elaine Fiore - Kennett Square, PA

“Uncle Duane I will miss you so much. Fly angel fly. And thank you for all that you taughtMe and being my uncle Duane ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Chastity Erisman - New providence, PA

“My dear sweet Uncle Duane we are truly heart broken without you. We miss and love you so much. Our lives will never be the same without you. We all...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Lisa Moore - Kennett Square, PA

“Memories of Duane span back to Kennett High School in the 60's. He was so well liked and would do anything in the world for his friends of which he...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Eddie Zunino - Kennett Square, PA

“Duane was a charming man and will be missed by many friends. Rest in Peace brother. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Rita Razze - Chadds Ford, PA

“Where to even begin. Duane became my uncle over 25 years ago. Not by blood but by choice. There are so many great memories that I will always...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Chastity erisman ( Terri's daughter) - PA

“It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. We all know that our time in this world is limited, and that eventually all of us will end up...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Canipe Walker - wilmington, DE

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DUANE ALLEN CANIPE, age 64, of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014.

He was the son of the late Allen J. and Katie Elaine Edwards Canipe.

Duane was a self-employed Painter, who took great pride in his profession and his work.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, as a MP, in Vietnam. He was awarded several commendations for his bravery and leadership.

He was a member of the Kennett Square VFW, American Legion and the Italian American Club.

Duane was an avid reader and an excellent Pool player who enjoyed being with his family and friends.

He was loved by everyone and will be greatly missed.

Duane is survived by two brothers, Gary D. Canipe and his wife Sandra of Avondale, PA and Dennis B. Canipe of Kennett Square, PA; one sister, Diana E. Canipe of Kennett Square, PA; eight nieces and nine nephews; and his companion, Susan Toomey.

He was predeceased by one brother, Darrell W. Canipe
You are invited to visit with his family and friends from 5:30 to 7:30 Thursday evening, May 15, 2014, at the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, 250 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA. His funeral service will follow at 7:30. Burial will be private.

In memory of Duane, a contribution may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project,
P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675

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