Terrance J. “Terry” Durnan
BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP, PA – Terrance J. “Terry” Durnan, 86, of Bridgeton Township, PA, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at his home.
Born in Upper Black Eddy, PA, Terry was a lifelong resident. He served in the US Army during World War II. Terry was co-owner of Durnan Brothers, Inc., prior to that, he worked for his father’s company, Durnan and Good, Inc. Terry was an avid car collector. He was a founder of the Fall Roll Out Car Show sponsored by the Riegelsville Kiwanis Club. Terry was known as the town historian. He was a member of the Riegelsville American Legion Post 950 and a former member of the Upper Black Eddy Vol. Fire Co.
Son of the late Lawrence M. and Ruth (Leichliter) Durnan, Terry is survived by his beloved wife of 65 years, Dorothy M. (Phillips) Durnan, his son Lawrence P. Durnan and his wife Shirley of Upper Black Eddy, PA, his daughter Judy Wendland and her husband Wayne of Orange City, FL, his brother James Durnan of Upper Black Eddy, PA, his two sisters Dolores Toles of Upper Black Eddy, PA and Marie Johnson of Williams Township, PA, his two granddaughters Heather Smith and Diane Brown, and his two great-grandchildren Mason and Logan. He was predeceased by his son Kenneth D. Durnan in 2013.
Services will be private under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ. A celebration of Terry’s life will be announced at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bridgeton Athletic Association, PO Box 130, Upper Black Eddy, PA 18972 or St. Luke’s Hospice, 1021 Park Avenue, Quakertown, PA 18951.