STEPHENVILLE - Duane R. Booker, executive director of STAR Council, passed away Tuesday, November 23, 2010. in Dallas.

Duane joined STAR Council two years ago bringing with him passion, dedication and inspirational leadership to the organization and the communities STAR Council serves. He will be greatly missed.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at Golden Gate Funeral Home, 4155 South R L Thornton Freeway in Dallas. Visitation will be held Friday and after the service.