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June 4, 1936 – Aug. 30, 2020
Fager obit
Duane Fager 84, of Modesto, California, devoted husband, loving father, and grandfather passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side. Duane was born to Neola and Lonzo Fager in 1936 in Waterford CA. He is survived by his wife Loretta Fager; children Patricia Landers (Jerry), Steven Fager (Kristine) and Jonathon Fager (Lehr); grandchildren Merissa and Emalee Landers.
He graduated from Oakdale High and was a proud graduate of Chico State. Duane spent four years in the Air Force then over 45 years in banking working for Crocker Bank and Farmers & Merchants Bank. He loved traveling abroad and spending time with his family and friends.
Deegan Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Fager family. Due to COVID a private family grave site will be at St. John’s Cemetery, Escalon. To send the family condolences, please visit Duane’s tribute page at

The Escalon (Calif.) Times

Sept. 9, 2020