Joan Durflinger, 78, of Derby, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Hoover House of Grove City.
She was born Oct. 4, 1933, in Pickaway County, Ohio, the daughter of the late Eldon and Mazie (Burgett) Ridgway.
Joan has been a lifelong member of Derby United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years, Kerwin; daughter, Marci Graham of Grove City; son, Tom (Elizabeth) Durflinger of Williamsport; four grandchildren, Jessica (Derek) Radcliff, Emily Graham, Lindsay Durflinger, and Jennifer (Jesse) Jones; sister, Linda Ridgway of Derby.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at the PORTER-TIDD FUNERAL HOME, 331 W. Main St., Mt. Sterling. A Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 7, 2012. Rev. Leland Brehm will be officiating. The interment will follow in Pleasant Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, family suggest memorial contributions to Heartland Hospice, 6500 Busch Blvd., Columbus, OH 43229 or Derby United Methodist Church, 11792 London Road, Derby, OH 43117.
Online condolences to www.tiddfuneralservice.com.