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Duane Jerold Gemar

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“Oriental Cuisine will not be the same without you...You are missed! Our hearts are deeply saddened by your passing. We kept looking for you at your...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Jerry Bishop - Summerville, SC

“Duane always sat at the same table when he ate at the Oriental Cuisine. We always looked forward to seeing him. Things will never be the same...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Molly Kuntz - North Charleston, SC

“So sorry Scotty for you and your family we will miss him saw him at okra grill didn't know he was sick my heart is with you I didn't k ow rocky died...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Arlene Henderson - Columbia, SC

“Uncle Duane was a great example of decency. I have great memories of he and his wife, Aunt Shirley on many occasions, and family events. My heart...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Eddie Newkirk - Saint Augustine, FL

“Think of you at this time. Deepest sympathy from our family to yours ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Joanne and Megan Sheehan

“Uncle Duane was the kindest man I have ever known. I always knew that when I got married I would want a husband just like him because of how loving...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Lisa Carter - Spring, TX - Family

“My deepest sympathy to the Gemar for your loss.May the God of Comfort Comfort you all because he Cares for you.1Peter5:7 ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Thinking of you in these difficult times. Love Cindy and Gerald ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Cindy and Gerald Campbell - FL


Duane Jerold Gemar, 83, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of the late Shirley Munn Player Gemar, died Monday, October 15, 2018. His Funeral Service will be held Thursday, October 18, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 2:00 pm. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends at the Mount Pleasant Chapel on Thursday from 1:00 pm until time of the service.

Duane was born October 8, 1935 in Fullerton, North Dakota, son of the late Rudolph Gemar and the late Helen Christine Weight Gemar. He was retired from the International Longshoremen and was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and Ocean Grove United Methodist Church.

He is survived by son, Scott Player (Tonya) of Saint James City, FL; daughter-in-law, Donna Player of Awendaw, SC; one sister, Betty Jean Edwards (Ron) of Addison, IL; two brothers, Jerold Gemar (LaVerne) of Edmunds, WA and Lowell Gemar (Judy) of Fullerton, North Dakota; three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Shirley, two sons, Rocky and Guyton and a sister, Barbara Joy Gemar.

Memorials may be made to a Charity of one's choice.