William Durity Jr.

William Elton "Bill" Durity, Jr., 84, of Rose Haven died June 4 at his residence. Born October 3, 1929 in Washington, D.C. to William Elton, Sr. and Dorothy Irene (Reid) Durity. Bill was raised in Northeast D.C., and moved to Franklin Manor in the early 1980's. Later, Bill moved to Deale and then in 1994, he settled in Rose Haven. He was employed as a Master Plumber for the Prince George's County Government. He was a member of the Deale Elks Lodge. In his leisure time, Bill enjoyed ballroom dancing, playing cards and singing. He is survived by his devoted companion, Frances C. Jordan. Family and friends will be received from 10 to 11 a.m., Monday, June 9, at Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Owings, where a funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Ft. Lincoln Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake. To leave condolences visit www.rauschfuneralhomes.com.

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Rausch Funeral Home
8325 Mt. Harmony Lane Owings, MD 20736
(410) 257-6181

Published in The Capital on June 7, 2014