Obituary for Richard Marion Duryee
Richard “Dick” Duryee of Irving passed away February 3, 2018. He was born on October 3, 1933 in Alma, Michigan to Dexter M. Duryee and Queenie Mable (Cartwright) Duryee. Dick was honorably discharged from The United States Air Force after serving his country from 1951 until 1954. He later worked for Omni Hearing Systems as a Laboratory Manager retiring in 2004. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister Barbara Duryee. Left behind to cherish his memory are wife Judy Duryee of Irving; daughter Debi Duryee of Arlington; son David M. Duryee of Dallas; daughter Diane Madson of Forest Hill; daughters Sherry Ross and husband Michael of Wills Point; Karen Walter and husband Charles of Arlington; son Bill Anderson and wife Stacy of Pflugerville; daughter Susan Anderson of Kemp; twin brother Fred Duryee and wife Leah of Whitney; sisters Sherril Scheyer of Cedar Hill; Darlene Scharich and husband Elmer of Unionville, Michigan; grandchildren Jeremy Madson and wife Erin of Ft. Worth; Shawn White; Ashley Walter; Hanna Hixon; Ian Anderson; Keenan Anderson and Jordan Knipp; great-grandson Dexter Madson and three great-great grandchildren. The family is planning a memorial service at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to DFW Humane Society at www.dfwhumane.com.