Duane Le Foumal, 42, of Hampton, Iowa passed away December 5, 2009 after a brief illness. Duane was born on April 8, 1967 in Hampton, Iowa. He attended school in Iowa Falls, Hampton and Nevada. Duane loved his Harley and working on engines. He started his own trucking company, DL Foumal Trucking about 2 years ago. He was a member of the ABATE of Iowa organization and the trucking association OOIDA. His nickname was Grumpy but he had soft heart and was always there to help his friends and family. He is survived by his parents, Bruce and Delores Early of Traer and Le Foumal of Texas and by his sisters, Lori (Scott) Ferris, of Ankeny, and Kristy (Scott) Boire of Bondurant, his grandmother, Esther Early of Sheffield and his girlfriend, Rhonda Simmons of Hampton. Also surviving are his nine nieces and nephews. Duane also leaves behind many other supporting relatives and friends. Duane was preceded in death by his grandparents, Stanley and Leona Bailey of Hampton and Clara Palo of Iowa Falls.
Funeral service will be 10:00 AM, Friday at the Sietsema-Vogel Funeral Home in Hampton with burial in the Maynes Grove Cemetery, rural Bradford. Visitation will be Thursday from 4-7 PM at the Sietsema-Vogel Funeral Home in Hampton. Rev. Earling Shultz will officiate the service. A time of fellowship will take place at the Bradford Community Hall following the committal service. Memorials may be directed to the family to help with his expenses.