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Obituary for Duane Dickey

Darrell Duane Dickey, age 67, of Ulysses, Kansas, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2023, at the Kearny County Hospital in Lakin. He was born September 13, 1956, in Alliance, Nebraska, the son of Ivan and Jean (Colburn) Dickey.

Duane graduated from Otis High School in 1974 and married Tammy Jewell in 1975. They had two children, Roger Leroy and Robin Jewell. Duane owned and operated Dickey Trucking with his Dad, Ivan. They were the best team and Roger joined them in 2006, driving all over the USA.

Duane is survived by his wife, Tammy of their home; son, Roger Dickey and wife, Aimee of Lakin; daughter, Robin Leonard and husband, Colby of Ulysses; five grandchildren, Dalton Leonard, Jackson Leonard, Corbin Leonard, Trinitee Dickey and Caryn Dickey.

“Where do we go when we die? Into the hearts of those who loved us most. That way we are together forever.” “Roll on Daddy”

A celebration of Duane’s life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Garnand Funeral Home in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at