Delores R. (Ford) Duran, 87 formerly of Allegheny Street, Jersey Shore passed away Friday, April 22, 2022 at ProMedica Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jersey Shore. She was born in Williamsport October 15, 1934 a daughter to Charles S. and Edna Mae (Frey) Ford. At age 10 she was adopted and raised by Earnest and Winifred Orsin. Delores was a homemaker her entire life and a devoted mother. She was a member of the Alter and Rosary Society. She was a volunteer for years at the Jersey Shore Hospital. She had received awards for her gardening abilities. Delores loved her “family time” and was a devoted and loving mother to her three sons Johnny, Chucky & Tom.
Her survivors include her son Thomas V. Duran (Shana) of McElhattan and her granddaughter Sarah Duran of Bethesda, MD. A special friend and neighbor Fran Hollick of Jersey Shore. She was predeceased by her husband Charles W. Duran, Sr. in 1983 along with her two sons John G. Duran in 2001 and Charles W. Duran, Jr in 2014. She was further predeceased by her siblings John, Elmer, Lee, Beverly and Betty.
Delores’ Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, April 28, 2022 at 11:00am at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 118 Kendall Avenue, Jersey Shore, PA with Father Burt Kozen officiating. Burial will be held privately in the Jersey Shore Cemetery. In lieu of flowers her family suggests contributions be made to Hope Enterprises 2401 Reach Road, Williamsport, PA 17701.
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