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Janice Marcia Durbin

Posted: Friday, Mar 29th, 2013

DURBINóJanice Marcia Durbin, 76, long-time resident of Florence, went to heaven on March 26, 2013, after losing a battle with cancer.

She was born in Lafayette, Ore., on March 23, 1937, and was married to Martin Durbin Jr. on June 21, 1953, in Florence.

During her working career, she was a great wife, mother and kitchen supervisor at Western Lane Hospital. She also served as mayor of Elgin, Ore. She loved working beside her husband, making porcelain dolls, cooking and sewing.

Her death was preceded by her brother, Keith Stonelake, of Florence, and her daughter, Darla Durbin.

She is survived by her spouse, Martin Durbin Jr.; two brothers and their spouses: Larry and Kathy Stonelake of Florence and Lynn and Marlene Stonelake of Dillon, Mont.; her three children and their spouses: Dave and Helen Durbin of Lafayette, Ore., Mark and Fern Durbin of Florence and Dwanee and Ken Howard of Corvallis, Ore.; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

The family is requesting that donations be made to Peace Harbor Home Health and Hospice.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, at the Florence Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Private interment will be held at Pacific Sunset Cemetery.

Burnsís Riverside Chapel Florence Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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