DURANT, ALBERT “SONNY” CHARLES COLEBROOK: Albert “Sonny” Charles Durant, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, January 24, 2014 surrounded by his family. Born September 26, 1930 in Winsted, CT; the son of the late Albert and Sarah (Morgan) Durant. Sonny served in the United States Air Force. He worked as a Foreman for Northeast Utilities for 36 years. He also bred and raced horses. Sonny loved to bird watch and raise fruit trees. He leaves two sons, Jonathon Durant of Colebrook and Richard (Sarah) Ransford of Winsted; three daughters, Dana Wild of Agawam, MA, Donna Durant of Colebrook and Robin (Steven) Rood of Barkhamsted; two brothers, Gerald Durant of Winsted and Morgan Durant of AZ; and his grandchildren, Ryan, Joshua, Jacob, Brittany and Nicole. He also leaves his beloved German Shepherd, Bert. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at Montano-Shea Funeral Home, 922 Main Street, Winsted at 11 AM. Burial will be held in the spring with full Military Honors. Memorial contributions may be made to: The Humane Society, 701 Russell Road, Newington, CT 06111. Visit an online guestbook at www.montano-shea.com.
Published in registercitizen on Jan. 27, 2014
Montano Shea Funeral Home
922 Main Street Winsted, CT 06098