Born on Feb. 21, 1940 in Newton, Iowa, he was the son of Fraiser Clement and Alma Callison.
On Oc. 16, 1976, Duke married Bessie McCleary in Columbia City and was a truck driver for over 40 years.
Survivors include his daughter, Ingaborg (David) Blough of Fort Wayne; sons, David Callison of North Manchester, James R. (Edith) Callison of Indianapolis, William McCleary of Warsaw, Richard McCleary of Fort Wayne, Marlin McCleary of Ligonier; son-in-law, Alvin Hiscutt; siblings, Darrel, Darlene and Carl Callison; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 38 years, Bessie Callison; son, David L. Ferrell; and daughter, Darlene Hiscutt.
There are no services for Duke. Arrangements with DeMoney-Grimes, a Life Story Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Drive, Columbia City.