Duane J. Behm
Duane J. Behm passed away October 7, 2019 under the care of Niagara Hospice. Born October 5, 1941 in Lockport, he was the son of Elton and Virginia (Werth) Behm.
Duane served in the National Guard from 1964 to 1970 and worked at Harrison Radiator Division of GM as a Supervisor in the Metallurgy and Chemical Laboratory for 36 years, retiring in 1998. He was a member of the Jaycee's, serving as Chairman of the Lockport Satellite for 22 years and was Chairman of the Children's Hospital Telethon. Duane enjoyed hunting and woodworking.
Duane is survived by his wife, Sharon (Felton) Behm; sons, Darrin (Michelle) Behm and Eric (Anita) Behm; grandfather of Russell and Connor Behm; and was the brother of Beverly (James) Penland, Lowell (Wenda) and the late Douglas Behm. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call Wednesday, October 9th from 1-6 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport.
Memorials to the Pumpkin Hill Vet Clinic, 6265 Tower Hill Road, Byron, NY 14422, or to Niagara Hospice would be appreciated by the family. Visit pruddenandkandt.com.
Published on October 8, 2019


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Sharon Kozyra
Oct 13, 2019
I worked with Duane for many years. Duane and Sharon were always very dear to me. Duane will be greatly missed. Sharon and their children will be in my heart and prayers.
Mickey Scarcia
Oct 10, 2019
Sharon & family, So sorry to hear about your loss. MAY HE REST IN PEACE AMEN