Donald A. Durrance was born in Bradenton on June 15, 1930. He graduated from Manatee High School. Donald was a member of Elwood Park Baptist Church.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Fay Durrance; sister Lucille Hayden; brothers Mac, Laddie, and Roland Durrance; and grandson Daniel Perger.
He is survived by his wife, Christine (Yawn) Durrance; children Joyce (Dennis) Perger, Sharon (Scott) McQuillen, Donnie (Debbie) Durrance Jr.; grandchldren, Julie McGregor, Bryan, Blair and Colton McQuillen, Andrew Perger and Meghan Cotter; and great-grandchildren, Emily, Jayce, Levi, Jude, and Madison. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM, Friday, August 9, 2019 at Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, 720 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton, FL 34205. The funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, August 10, 2019, with Pastor Tom Winter officiating, at Elwood Park Baptist Church, 3516 45th St. E., Bradenton, FL 34208. Interment to follow at Bethany Cemetery, 26604 SR 64 E., Myakka City, FL 34251.