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Continued: Obituary: Beloved Fridley teacher Duane Georgius changed lives

  • Article by: JOY POWELL , Star Tribune
  • Last update: August 30, 2014 - 7:11 PM
“Not only was he a character, but he was a man of character,” Edinger said.

After Duane and Edna retired in 1992, he donated his substitute-teaching pay to the scholarship fund.

“He’s been educating his whole life and even in his death he’s educating,” Bergquist said. “He donated his body to the U Medical Center. He was so passionate about education.”

In addition to Edna, survivors include a sister, Verna O’Brien. Services were Thursday.

 

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