School 07

Evelyn N. Duckenfield

January 25, 2021

Obituary

Evelyn Newman Duckenfield, 81, was a teacher and a school administrator in Washington, DC for 40 years.  She was predeceased by her late husband, Thomas A. Duckenfield, Esq. (former Vice President and General Manager of Washington Gas).

She is survived by her loving sons Thomas A. Duckenfield III (Lynnette), David A. Duckenfield (Claudia), and Major Pace A. Duckenfield (Tracey); four sisters Eleanor, Rhonda, Sharon, and Nadja; six grandchildren Diego, Santiago, Catherine, Thomas IV, Kendall, and Quinn; adored Godson Nathaniel “Hank” Speights, and a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorial gifts be made to Zion Baptist Church Diaconate Fund (https://ziondc.org/give/) or to The Washington National Cathedral (https:// https://cathedral.org/donate/memorial-honor-gifts/).

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Services

Visitation
Monday
February 8, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Zion Baptist Church
4850 Blagden Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20011

Homegoing Celebration
Monday
February 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Zion Baptist Church
4850 Blagden Avenue N.W.
Washington, DC 20011

Interment following funeral service
Monday
February 8, 2021

Fort Lincoln Cemetery
3401 Bladensburg Road
Brentwood, MD 20722

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