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Mr. Douglas Joseph Dura

Obituary for Mr. Douglas Joseph Dura

June 29, 1951 - October 23, 2018
North Royalton, Ohio | Age 67

Beloved Husband, Loving Father & Grandfather, & Cherished Brother, Son-In-Law, Uncle and Friend of Many


Douglas Joseph Dura, age 67, of North Royalton, Ohio; beloved husband of Josephine Dura (nee Przewozny) for 43 years; loving father of Robert Dura (Jillian), and Lisa Brainard (Thomas); dear grandfather of Luciana, Isabella, and twins Michela and Madelena; cherished brother of Dennis Dura (Rita), Jo Ann Slivers (Dan), and the following deceased siblings: Donald Dura, Janice Violi (Jim, living), David Dura, and Joseph Dura; son of the late Joseph Dura and the late Florence (nee Novy) Dura, and son-in-law of Henry Przewozny and the late Florence (nee Karczewski) Przewozny; uncle and friend of many. Doug was a graduate of Cleveland Benedictine High School, and received his undergraduate degree from John Carroll University, and his Master's degree from the University of Akron. He served in the United States Army Reserves, and he worked for many years as a Mechanical Engineer at Rockwell Automation in Cleveland. He peacefully passed away on Tuesday, October, 23, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family following a lengthy illness. Although flowers are appreciated, the family prefers memorial contributions be forwarded to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, or please visit The family will receive friends at the BUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 7501 Ridge Road, Parma, from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Sunday, October 28, 2018. Prayer service at the funeral home on Monday, October 29, 2018 at 9:15 A.M. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. at St. Albert The Great Church, 6667 Wallings Road, North Royalton. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Brook Park.


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