Obituary published June 5, 2013 in The Mexico Ledger
On May 31, 2013, Todd Alfred Durlin passed away at Auxvasse, MO in his home. Todd was 47 years of age; born in LaMesa, CA on August 25, 1965. He was the oldest child of Lawrence Roy Durlin, and Nancy Ellen Durlin (Ervin).
Todd graduated from North Callaway High School as a part of the class of 1983. He served as a volunteer fire fighter for North Callaway and Auxvasse Fire Departments. In life Todd was skilled mechanically, a talented welder, deeply devoted to his work, and loved to Bar-B-Que. From an early age Todd expressed, and will be remembered for, his interest in farming which led him into the FFA where he raised four beef calves, a number of hogs, and gained him his first job on a farm. In his youth he placed his faith in Christ and was baptized at Mineola Baptist Church of Mineola, MO.
During the course of his life he worked for Williamsburg Radiator, Oliver Transportation Incorporated, and was employed at the time of his passing for William Willis Trucking.
Todd is survived, and lovingly missed by: His parents Larry and Nancy Durlin; One sister, Joyce Gathright, her husband Richard of Auxvasse; One brother, Scott Durlin, his wife Marcia of Fulton; Five children, Candice Durlin, of Fulton, Bobby Durlin, and wife Ashley of Auxvasse, Brian Durlin, and wife Lacy of Auxvasse, David Durlin, and wife Brittney of Auxvasse, and Jennifer Durlin of Auxvasse. Todd is also survived by ten grandchildren.
Services will be held at Grand Prairie Baptist Church 104 N. Main, Auxvasse, MO 65231 on Saturday, June 8, 2013. Visitation will start at 10:30 AM. Memorial services at 11:00 AM Rev. Ben Taylor officiating.
Memorials can be made to the Durlin family ℅ United Security Bank, 100 W. Main St., Auxvasse, MO 65231.