Myrtle M Duncan

August 17, 1926November 20, 2018

Myrtle M. Duncan, 92, of Pasadena, Texas, passed away November 20, 2018. She was born in Kingsland, Arkansas on August 17, 1926 to R.T. and Ola Towery. She was married to Dean Sweny for 10 years. She later married Ray Duncan and was married to him for 28 years.

Myrtle M. Duncan had a career in Clerical Accounting for Pasadena Sporting Goods, City Appliance Center and Continental Airlines She also was an Avon Distributor. She had a passion for traveling, sewing, cake baking and decorating, and cooking. She especially enjoyed attending the Strawberry Festival.

Myrtle was preceded in death by parents, R.T. and Ola Towery; brother, Don Towery; sister, Earlene Hendricks; son, James Duncan; husbands, Dean Sweny and Ray Duncan.

Myrtle is survived by sons, Mike Sweny and wife Pam, Alan Sweny, Roger Sweny and wife Julia, and Marc Duncan. Also survived by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Myrtle M. Duncan will always be remembered with a smile that can light up a room. She will be missed but never forgotten.


  • American Diabetes Association


  • Memorial Service Saturday, December 1, 2018

Myrtle M Duncan

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Stephanie Guidry-Means

November 23, 2018

My condolences to the family on your loss.