Darlene Lydia Durgan, 46, of Middletown, beloved daughter of Carlton and Sandra (Tourtelotte) Durgan of Cobalt died Sunday, October 13th at Yale New Haven Hospital. Born November 19, 1966 in Middletown she had grown up in East Hampton and was a graduate of Vinal Tech High School where she had been a member of VICA and a cheerleader. Darlene had worked at Liberty Bank for 15 years and then for Pratt & Whitney for the past 12 years. She was an avid race fan especially NASCAR, and she had traveled to Honduras twice with the Heifer International Program through the Haddam Congregational Church. Besides her parents she is survived by her long time loving companion, Daniel Evarts, her sisters, Dianne Durgan of East Hampton, Debra Wilmes and her husband Michael of Rocky Hill, a brother-in-law, John Sobolewski of Cobalt, God Parents, Dee and Bob Durgan of Ellington, nieces and nephew, Alicia Wilmes, Craig, Jenna and Jackie Sobolewski, also many aunts uncles, cousins, friends and her two beloved kittys' Eva and Molly.
Friends may call at the Spencer Funeral Home, 112 Main Street, East Hampton on Thursday, October 17th from 6PM until 8PM. Funeral services will be held Friday, October 18th at 11AM in the East Hampton Congregational Church with the Rev. Thomas Kennedy officiating. Burial will follow in Union Hill Cemetery in Middle Haddam. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Susan B. Koman Breast Cancer Fund, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265. To leave online condolences please visit www.spencerfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published in The Middletown Press on Oct. 16, 2013