|Birth: ||Oct. 18, 1945|
|Death: ||Mar. 2, 2011|
No farewell words were spoken,
no time to say goodbye, you were
gone before we knew it, and only
the Lord knows why.
Von E. Durfee, 65, passed away March 2, 2011 in Richfield. He was born October 18, 1945 in Aurora to Emmett Vaughn and Lyla Sephia Huffaker Durfee. He was previously married to Linda Sorensen.
Von was a caring and devoted father. Known as "Big Durf", Von was the first person to lend a helping hand, Von lived life around his family and he will be missed by all.
Survived by children: Brett Von (Rebecca) Durfee, Seattle, WA; Jeremy Emmett (Jamie) Durfee, Daytona Beach, FL; Bernice Ronehorse Yazzie, Windowrock, New Mexico; Melissa Thacker and Malinda Lyla Durfee, both of Las Vegas, NV; Samuel Legrande Durfee, Elsinore; Danial Andrew Durfee and Joseph Edmund (Melissa) Durfee, both of Las Vegas, NV; grandchildren, Cayson, Collin, Julianna and James; brothers, Shelby LeGrande Durfee and Merlin H (Julie) Durfee, both of Aurora; step-brother, LaVell (Debbie) Barney, Elsinore; step-sisters, Shauna (Deloy) Conder, Pleasant Grove, Sondra (Dick) Garrett, of Midvale.
Preceded in death by parents, Emmett Vaughn and Lyla Sephia Huffaker Durfee; sister; Mary Durfee; step-father, Delbert Barney.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the Aurora 2nd Ward, 85 North Main. Friends may call Friday from 6-8 p.m. at the Magleby Mortuary, 50 S. 100 W; and Saturday at the Aurora 2nd Ward from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Burial will be in the Aurora Cemetery with military rites by the Salina American Legion Post #36. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary.
Emmett Vaughn Durfee (1912 - 1957)
Lyla Huffaker Durfee (1915 - 2007)
Mary Durfee (1944 - 1944)*
Von E Durfee (1945 - 2011)
Created by: Max Grant Anderson
Record added: Mar 06, 2011
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