Douglas Ball Durant
Doug Durant of Chesterville passed away peacefully at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Sat., June 30, 2012, in his 91st year.
He was the beloved husband of the late Audrey (nee Carruthers). He was the loving Dad of Keith (Diane) and the late Carol. He was the cherished Grandpa of Courtney, Evan and Justin.
Doug was a past president of the Chesterville & District Agricultural Society, a Past Master of Chesterville Masonic Lodge # 320, a past patron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Morrisburg Chapter, a past member of the Maple Ridge Cemetery Board, a long time dairy farmer, and purebred Holstein breeder in Dundas County.
Doug rested at the Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church Street in South Mountain (613-989-3836) on Tues., July 3 from 7 to 9 pm, and again today, Wed., July 4, at 10 am until the time of service in the chapel of the funeral home at 11 am.
By family request, donations may be made to the Nor-Dun Seniors Support Centre or the Champlain Community Care Access Centre.
A Masonic Service was held on Tues., July 3 at 6:30 pm at the funeral home.
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