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Ruth Irene (Kirk) Duncan

September 30, 1925 ~ July 9, 2019 (age 93)

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Ruth Irene Duncan, age 93, of French Lick, Indiana moved to her heavenly home at Springs Valley Meadows on July 9th, 2019 due to complications from Alzheimer’s.


She was born September 30th, 1925 in Abbeydale, Indiana. She was the youngest of four children born to Ralph J. Kirk and Sallie (Underwood) Kirk.


Ruth was also proceeded in death by her parents, (2) Brothers - Clyde and Clarence and (1) Sister – Alberta.  


She was a graduate of West Baden Springs High School class of 1943.


Ruth married Roy Maxwell Duncan July 24th, 1948 and he proceeded her in death on February 29th, 2004. Together they had one son, Travis Duncan.


She enjoyed traveling with her husband and attending gospel meetings.


Ruth is survived by:


(1) Son                                                 Travis Duncan (Mary L.)                                French Lick, Indiana


(2) Grandchildren                               Jennifer Duncan                                             Jasper, Indiana

                                                            Jessica Duncan                                                Paoli, Indiana


(4) Great-Grandchildren                    Mary Abigail, Anastacia, Aidan, and Anderson




A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be conducted on Saturday, July 20th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Love Never Fails Church in West Baden Springs, Indiana.


Cremation was chosen with a private burial to be held at Ames Chapel Cemetery on a later date.


Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –

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Celebration of Life
July 20, 2019

11:00 AM
Love Never Fails Church (Indiana, Anastacia, West Baden Springs)

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