Duane J. “Dewey” MacQueen, age 83, of Watertown, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids.
He was born June 17, 1935, in Hankinson, ND, to Stanley and Veronica (Scheller) MacQueen.
Dewey served in the US Air Force and was honorably discharged.
He was a resident of Watertown for 35 years, and a member of the Eugene Early American Legion Post 121.
Dewey was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Robert MacQueen; a sister, Gail Hansen; and brothers-in-law Robert Sundby and John Hoffman.
He is survived by his sisters, Diane Hoffman (spouse Willy Fuellner), and Pat (Donald) Schwinden; brother-in-law Thomas Hansen; personal caregiver, nephew Shawn Halbert; and was “Uncle Butter” to many other nieces, nephews, and their families.
A memorial service will take place at a later date. Arrangements are with the Iten’s Watertown Funeral Home.