Robert A. Durant, 60, of Waterville, died on Tuesday, December 10.
He was born in Oneida on May 5, 1953, the son of Gordon and Ruby Durant and graduated from Madison High School. On August 18, 1973, he was married to Lois Rashford, a union of 40 years. He worked at Clinton Tractor as a mechanic for 32 years and was a bus driver for Waterville Central School.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lois; three daughters, Kim and David Hutchings, Jenn and Mike Shaler and Angela and Steve Lewosko; twelve grandchildren; his mother, Ruby Durant; two sisters and a brother, Brenda Thieben, Alan and Dawn Durant and Rebecca and George Wormuth; mother-in-law, Eleanor Rashford; his in-laws, Jim and Sandy Rashford, Linda Fuess and William and Wendy Rashford. He was predeceased by his father, brother Ronald Durant and father-in-law, Lewis Rashford.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Owens-Pavlot & Rogers Funeral Service, Inc, 35 College St., Clinton. All are invited to call Saturday from 1-4pm. Burial will be private for the family.