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 Clealund Durfee

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Clealund Durfee

  • Birth 7 May 1902 Aurora, Sevier County, Utah, USA
  • Death 21 Jan 1964 Lander, Fremont County, Wyoming, USA
  • Burial Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA
  • Plot 70.40 .04
  • Memorial ID 8782187

Clealund Durfee, 62, longtime resident of Spanish Fork, and Aurora, died Tuesday at his home in Lander, Wyoming of a heart attack. He was born May 7, 1902, in Aurora, the son of John D. and Sabrina Draper Durfee. He attended Aurora schools, later moving to Provo with his family. He married Durfee, Alta Amelia Braithwaite Dedrickson December 28, 1931 in Provo. The marriage was solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple June 14th, 1954

For a number of years he worked for the Utah-Idaho Sugar Co. At Spanish Fork. Since 1942, he had been an employee of the Geneva Steel Co. For the past year he had been employed at the Lander, Wyoming plant. An active member of the LDS Church, he held the office of High Priest at the time of his death. He also served in the Elder's Quorum presidency and in the senior Aaronic Priesthood program. He also served as a ward genealogical committee chairman. At Lander he was group leader and supervisor of the High Priests Quorum.

Surviving are his widow of Lander, one son, John C. Durfee, Salt Lake City, and daughter Kaye Durfee, serving an LDS Mission Denmark; five grandchildren; one brother, Clefton Durfee, Salt Lake City, and one sister, Mrs. Frank (Louise) Rooney, Provo.

Funeral services were conducted January 25, in the Spanish Fork Tenth Ward for Clealund Durfee

Pedigree of
10-Clealund DURFEE [1902-1964]
09-John Duvaldi DURFEE [1879-1959] and Sabrina Eliza DRAPER [1878-1959]
08-Jabez DURFEE [1828-1883] and Celestia CURTIS [1832-1891]
07-Edmund DURFEE [1788-1845] and Magdalena PICKLE [1788-1850]
06 Perry DURFEE [1765-1800] and Annie SALISBURY [1766-1867/1868]
05-James DURFEE [1730-1813] and Ann (Annie) BORDEN [1743-1816]
04-Benjamin DURFEE [1709-1793] and Amey CHASE [1705-abt 1750]
03-Benjamin DURFEE [1679-1754] and Prudence EARL [1681-1733]
02-Thomas DURFEE [1643-1712] and Ann HILL []
01-Job DURFEY [1613-] and Judieth BORDEN [abt 1613-]


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  • Maintained by: Redriver
  • Originally Created by: John Warnke
  • Added: 17 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8782187
  • John Warnke
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clealund Durfee (7 May 1902–21 Jan 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8782187, citing Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Redriver (contributor 47269236) .