Dukes, Barry A.Dukes, Barry Allen, of Fond du Lac, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 9, 2017, at the age of 77, at Maple Meadows (formerly Brookdale).Beloved husband of Judith (Best) Dukes; loving father of Jeffrey (Helena) Dukes of Jackson, Wisconsin and Amy (Anthony) Clark of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin; proud grandfather of Evan, Austin, and Logan Clark and Chase Dukes.He is further survived by a brother, Gary (Frieda) Dukes of Benton, Kentucky; and many wonderful friends and neighbors. He was preceded in death by his parents, Allen and Blanche Dukes.Barry was born on September 24, 1939, in Mt. Vernon, Illinois, graduated from Kansas State University in 1961. He served with the United States Air Force, stationed in San Bernardino, California for four years, where he met his wife, Judy. They were married on August 15, 1964, in Milwaukee.His career in banking led him to President of the American Institute of Banking and also President of the Chamber of Commerce in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin.The family is having a private burial service.In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin.Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving the family,
. 920-921-4420Many thanks to all his caregivers at Brookdale and Generations Hospice Care.