ATLANTIC - Duane Alvin Gidel was born September 26, 1958 in Lake City, Iowa, the fourth child of Don and Betty Gidel. He died of a heart attack on February 7, 2013 at the age of 54 in Atlantic, Iowa. Duane was a 1978 graduate of Lake City High School where he participated in track, cross-country and football. He also served as team manager for the basketball team. He was a member of both 4-H and the Future Farmers of America. After graduation, he worked at the Lanesboro COOP elevator.