Fred Preston McDuff Jr., 77, was called home on Jan. 14, 2017.

Fred Preston McDuff Jr., 77, was called home on Jan. 14, 2017.

He was born June 20, 1939, in Dallas, Texas, to Fred and Lorraine McDuff.

He was the owner/operator, with his wife of 32 years, of Discount Fishing Tackle, Shawnee.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra McDuff of the home, and one son from a previous marriage, Fred McDuff III.

A memorial to celebrate his life will be from 4 to 6 p.m., March 19, at the VFW in Shawnee.