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Howard H. Durbin

  • On May 20, 2019

Howard H. Durbin, age 81 of Washington, PA passed away surrounded by family on May 17, 2019. Born on December 19, 1937,  he was the son of the late Goldie and Charles Durbin. Beloved husband to the late Bonnie E. Durbin. Loving father of Amy Kirkland, Howard Durbin, and Becky (Lee) McMurdy. Cherished grandfather to Nicole (Josh) Harshall, Jessica Johnston, Joe Durbin, Stephanie Barrows, Morgan and Rachel McMurdy, Anthony, Emily and Madison Durbin. Dear great-grandfather to Josh and Gabby Harshall, Anthony and Tessa Johnston and Ryan Durbin. Loving brother to his twin Harold and Bob Durbin, Mary Davis and Betty Robinson. He was preceded in death by his brothers Charles, Leroy, George, Bill and Lloyd Durbin.

Howard was one of the first employees of Washington Penn Plastics, where he worked for over 40 years. He enjoyed playing guitars, gardening, working on cars and raising pugs. Howard most importantly loved the time he spent with his family and he will be dearly missed.

At Howard’s request, all services will be held privately. Arrangements have been entrusted to Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be mad e to Washington Area Humane Society.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.pittsburghcremation.com.

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George And Ruth Main
  • May 23 2019
We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the family. May God Bless you and give you comfort at this time.
  • Aug 27 2019
Sorry for your loss. I took care of Howard when he was in McMurray. He was absolutely my favorite resident and I will cherish our time and photos together! xoxo Rest with God Howard... I’m sure you’re listening to Johnny Cash and enjoying yourself! <3