Richard Durant of Winchester passed away suddenly at Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Sat., Sept. 19, 2009. He was 74.He was the loved father of Stephanie (Vince) Barry and David (Tammy). He was the cherished grandfather of Travis and Sydney. He was the dear brother of Ron (Erva) and the late Mary (Howard) Madden. Family and friends paid their respects at the Daniels Funeral Chapels in Winchester on Mon., Sept. 21. A graveside committal will be held Thurs., Sept. 24 at 11:30 am at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville. Donations may be made to the Canadian National Institute for the Blind.