William J. Durant
William J. Durant
  • July 6, 1954 - May 14, 2017
  • Walpole, Massachusetts

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DURANT, William J. "Bill" of Walpole, formerly of Norwood and Hyde Park, born July 6, 1954 to the late Thomas D. and Anne T. (O'Neill) Durant, passed away in the presence of his beloved wife Carolyn Lee (Sinacola) Durant on Sunday, May 14th. Bill was the cherished brother to Thomas and Kevin of Norwood, Anne Marie of Concord, NH, Debra of Manchester, NH, Kathleen of Belmont, Linda of Arlington, and Daniel of Roslindale. He also leaves many nieces, nephews and grand nieces and nephews. Bill was a dedicated Emergency Department Nurse for 35 years at the Faulkner Hospital and was recently awarded the "35 Years of Service" Award in admiration to his tireless efforts and devotion to his Emergency Department Team. He was a member for many years of the Knights of Columbus 1308 in Roslindale, and the Norwood Elks. Bill made an impact to all those who came into contact with. Family and friends will remember Bill's life by gathering for visiting hours in the Gillooly Funeral Home, 126 Walpole Street (Rt. 1A), NORWOOD on Thursday, May 18th from 4 - 8 and again at 10 AM on Friday, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Catherine of Siena Church, 547 Washington Street, Norwood at 11. Interment will follow the Mass at Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree. Expressions of sympathy may be made in Bill's memory to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.