Jason Erin Duvel, 48, of Kansas City, Missouri formally from Rolla, Missouri, passed away April 26, 2022, at University Health Truman Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Jason was born on March 16, 1974, in Springfield, Missouri to Ronald Duvel and Joyce (Darnell) Leuthart.
Jason graduated from Rolla High School, class of 1992. Following graduation, he continued his education at Missouri Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri. Jason graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Philosophy. Jason was a former Senior Software Engineer, Senior Test Analyst at Cerner Corporation in Kansas City, Missouri.
Jason was an Audio Reader for the Kansas City area, where he would read books, magazines, and newspapers for the blind and print disabled.
Jason was very passionate about books, comics, games, intelligence, IT, voice work, sci-fi, fantasy, and technology. In early 2020, Jason moved to the Pendleton Art District where his was involved with several committees.
Jason’s smile could light up any room especially when it comes to food. He was always trying new BBQ places in the Kansas City area.
Survivors include daughter Talia Duvel of Kansas City, Missouri; son Logan Duvel of Rolla, Missouri; parents Joyce (Darnell) and Butch Leuthart of Lecoma, Missouri, Ronald and Melva Duvel of Lancaster, South Carolina; brother, Jeffrey Duvel wife Heather, daughters Laney and Kenzie Duvel of Flat Missouri; grandparents, David, and Patty Duvel of Silex, Missouri; aunt, Wanda Duvel of Silex, Missouri; as well as many cousins and dear friends.
A Celebration of Life will be May 4, 2022. For more information, please contact Jeff or Heather Duvel.
In lieu of flowers, a GoFundMe account has been set up for Jason’s final expenses.
Cremation Services were under the direction of Rolla Cremation and Memorial.