DUCS, Andrew

Andy Ducs

Andrew Ducs passed away February 6 2020 at the Three Hills hospital after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 79 years. Andy was born to Sophie and Andrew Ducs in Lethbridge Alberta on August 25th 1940. He lived his early life in Lethbridge until 1967 when he was transferred to Leduc Alberta he resided there until 1977, at this time his job with AGT moved his young family to Three Hills. In Three Hills Andy was active in the community volunteering as a coach and was on the board at the Three Hills Golf course for several years. He enjoyed participating in curling, hockey, and golfing well into his 70’s. Andy worked for Alberta Government Telephones for 35 years and retired from AGT in 1993. In 1987 Andy became a fixture at the Rest Easy Motel and never left until the Motel sold in 2014. Andy married Geri Wendell and the Motel in 1991 and they lived happily together for 29 years. Andy is survived by his loving wife Geri, sons James (Wendy) Ducs of Calgary, Davis Wendell of Poland, Daughters Cami (Darren) Barnes of Cochrane, Tobi Wendell of Calgary and Shauna (Andrew) Ducs-Albers of Camrose. He is also survived by his 7 grandchildren Courtney, Brittany, Marcus, Braedan, Brady, Gabrielle, and Seamus as well as 2 great grandchildren Rylea and Carter. He is predeceased by his parents Andrew and Sophie Ducs, Sister Emma Lampkins, brother John Ducs and son Michael Ducs. In lieu of flowers the family requests that any donations be made to the palliative care society of Three Hills. A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 2:00 pm at the Bethel Evangelical Missionary Church, Three Hills, AB. Kneehill Funeral Services, Three Hills, entrusted with arrangements. 403-443-5111.