Fred Durboraw

An inurnment service for Fred Durboraw, 82, a Minden resident for the past 20 years, will be at 3 p.m. today at Eastside Memorial Park in Minden.

A gathering at the Elks Club in Minden/Gardnerville will follow the service.

Mr. Durboraw died Aug. 1, 2005, at Carson-Tahoe Hospital. He was born June 30, 1923, in Los Animas, Colo., to John Jefferson and Electa Durboraw.

He married Delfina on April 24, 1948.

Before moving to Minden, he lived in Los Angeles.

Mr. Durboraw worked as a construction foreman for Pacific Telephone Co.

He was a member of the Pearl Harbor Association, the Elks Club, Navy League, Footprinters and Pioneers Club.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

Among his survivors are his wife; sons John and David Thomas; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and many extended family members.

FitzHenry's Carson Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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