Duane “Skip” H. Baldwin, Jr., age 67, of Constantine, passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at his home. He was born on August 26, 1948 in Three Rivers, a son of Duane and Margaret (Bender) Baldwin, Sr. Duane graduated from Constantine High School in 1968 and went on to serve in the U.S. Marine Corps for 22 years. On September 3, 1982, he married Susan Whitsel in Albany, GA. He also worked at Owens of Illinois and Rexam as an Electrician. Duane enjoyed gardening, garage sales, trivia, and computer games.
Surviving Duane are his wife Susan; son Duane (Jennifer) Baldwin III and their three children; daughter Dara Baldwin (Mike Hopwood); daughter Helena Baldwin; son Joshua Baldwin; siblings Beverly (Frank) Strawser and MaryAnn (Harry) McDaniel; several nieces and nephews; and close family friends Nancy & Dave Windsor and their four children. His parents preceded him in death.
Cremation has taken place. Relatives and friends will be received Monday, February 15 from 12-1 PM at Eley Funeral Home, Constantine. Memorial services will follow at 1 PM with Pastor Scott Manning officiating. Interment will occur in Constantine Township Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Toys for Tots. Online messages may be left for the family at www.eleyfuneralhomes.com