DEFIANCE - Kelly S. Durham, 41, of Defiance, passed away Monday, April 1, 2013 at CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center. She was diagnosed with leukemia on April 3, 2012.
She was born in Defiance, on Sept. 29, 1971.
Kelly was a 1989 graduate of Ayersville High School and a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Napoleon. On Aug. 16, 1997 she married Kevin Durham, who survives. She had worked as a registration clerk at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital for 15 years. She especially enjoyed vacations, her family and friends.
Kelly will be greatly missed by her loving husband Kevin; her mother, Connie (Gary) Shepherd of Kalida; her father, Dave (Diane) Kunz of Defiance; grandmother, Dorothy Drew of Paulding; half sisters, Gina Foor of Defiance and Tiffany Kunz of Defiance.
Services for Kelly will be at the Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home, 1753 S. Clinton St., Defiance, at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 4, with Rev. Peter Marcis officiating. Burial will be in Riverview Memory Gardens.
Friends are invited to call Wednesday from 12 to 8 p.m. at Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home.
Suggested memorials are to Kevin to help with medical expenses.
Condolences may be shared with the family at www.defiancefuneralhome.com/