Denise Marie Ward, 57 of Taylorville passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 11:34 a.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born September 4, 1958 the Daughter of Ronald W. and Joan (Edwards) Durbin. She married Dan Ward on April 22, 1992 in Taylorville, IL. She worked as a Registered Nurse at St. Vincent Hospital in Taylorville and she was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene also in Taylorville.


Surviving are her Husband: Dan; Sisters: Rhonda (Les) Grieme of Taylorville, IL; Brothers: David P. (Mary) Durbin of Taylorville, IL; Kevin (Sheryl) Durbin of Carthage, IN; Several Nieces, Nephews, Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. Preceded by: her Parents and Brothers Colin R. Durbin, Richard L. Durbin and Greg Durbin, Sister Colleen Ward.


Visitation will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville with Pastor Robert Turner Officiating. Burial will be in Anderson Cemetery in Rural Palmer, IL.


Memorials may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene 300 S. Shumway St. Taylorville, IL 62568


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangments.


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