Duane Morical, 54

Duane Morical, 54, of Big Lake, died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011.
He coached youth baseball in Elk River and high school baseball in Rogers.  He loved the outdoors, especially fishing with his children and hunting geese with his son.  Above all, according to his family, he lived for and adored his grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Saturday, Sept. 24 at Our Lady of The Lake Catholic Church in Big Lake. Interment was private. Dare’s Funeral Home of Elk River served the family.
Mr. Morical was survived by his wife of 34 years, Joan; children, Jennifer Pepper, Tracy, and Brian (Mariah); two grandchildren, Tyler and Addison; sister, Gretchen; brother, Bruce; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by parents, Robert and Mary Alice Morical, and a sister, Carolyn Mortinson.
Memorials are preferred.