Justin Duval, 35, of Corning, Iowa, passed away Saturday, December 11, 2021 at CHI Creighton Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha, Nebraska. The family will receive friends at Pearson Family Funeral Service & Cremation Center in Corning, Iowa from 4-6 PM, Thursday, December 16, 2021. A Celebration of Life gathering will follow at 6:30 PM at the Corning Winery. Memorial contributions may be directed to the family by donating to Justin’s Tribute Fund at www.pearsonfuneralhomes.com.
Justin Wade Duval was born in Newark, Ohio on March 23, 1986, the son of Lonny Duane Duval and Stephanie Lynn (Moulton) Duval. Justin was raised and educated in Newark and graduated with the Class of 2005 from Newark High School. Following graduation, Justin worked various jobs in the Newark area until moving to Pensacola, Florida. In Pensacola, Justin attended the Police Academy and became a Deputy Sheriff for 3 years. Then, Justin moved to Corning where he worked at CHI Hospital, RJ’s Plumbing & Heating and Mediacom. He also worked at the Corning Winery as a Bartender. Although Justin never married, he recently became engaged to be married to Richelle Lane of Corning.
Justin had a great sense of humor and could bring a smile to anyone’s face at any time. He had a love of music and wrote his own music and taught himself to play the Guitar. Justin was an avid computer gamer and recently developed a sincere interest in cooking. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Preceding Justin in death were his maternal grandparents, Delores Johnson and Richard Moulton; and paternal grandparents, Elder “Tige” and Isabelle Duval.
Justin is survived by his mother, Stephanie Duval (significant other, Jerry Fastenau) of Corning; father, Lonny (wife Denise) Duval of Newark, Ohio; a brother, Jordan Duval (significant other, Elizabeth Peister) of Springfield, Illinois; and his fiance’, Richelle Lane of Corning. He is also survived by aunts: Doris “Dodie” (husband Ike) Isaacs of Great Falls, Montana; Tina (husband Chris) Boswell of Corning; uncles: Chris Moulton of Des Moines, Iowa; Jon Moulton of Newark, Ohio and Andrew (wife Misty) Johnson of Corning; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, and his dog Drago. May God grant comfort and strength to those who mourn.