Willie(Duke) Ingol was born on March 28, 1951 in Fort Wayne Indiana to M.W.C. Ingol and Hattie Mae Ingol. He was number 3 of 8 children. Duke attended Harmer Middle School and Central High School both in Fort Wayne. Duke liked fishing with his brothers, cracking on people and spending time with family and playing cards. He was affectionately know as the Mayor of Lewis street. He was baptized at an early age and joined Friendship Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor P.H. Love. He was employed at the Parks Department with the City of Fort Wayne.
Duke leaves to cherish his memory three daughters Kimberly Davis Battle, Tahisha Rowles, Tawanda James. One son Jeruan Brown. 7 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, special granddaughter Timeika Rowles. One sister Elizabeth Ingol and one brother Bernard(Pam) Ingol, Nephews, Larry Ingol Jr, Lester(Marie) Ingol, Antoine( Kristy) Ingol, Samuel Ingol and Tywan Benson. Nieces, Shawn Ingol, Antawana Ingol, Tonia Ingol, Ronda Grant and Patricia (Anthony) Willams, Jaquetta (Cordney) Glaspie, Myisha Smith, Chrystal Billingsley. Uncles Thermon (Annie) Walker, William Walker, Robert Walker, Houston Walker. Aunts Fannie Walker, Lulamae Walker,Clara Walker.
Waiting for him at the gates of Heaven are his parents Hattie Mae & M.W.C. Ingol, Sisters, Marion Ingol, Patricia King Ingol and Michelle Epperson. Brothers Larry Ingol, Tyrone Ingol and John Spidell. Matt Ingol(Nephew) Robin Brown(niece) Kea’Asia Grundy (Great Niece). Grandparents: Decon Samuel & Rosie Walker, Hattie Parnell(Grandmother),Marion and Anna Ingol. Aunts- Augusta Williams, Mary Mack, Beatrice Jones, Ellie Mae Walker, Joyce Walker, Elsie Walker and Mamie Mason. Uncles- Robert Williams Sr, Rev. Samuel Walker Jr., Rev. Cornelius Walker, Rev. James Davis Walker, Decon Joseph P. Walker, Willie Fred Walker and Albert Walker, Samuel Ingol. Sister in Law Karen Ingol.