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Ronnie P. Durrance

Ronnie P. Durrance, 83, of Archer, FL, died peacefully at the E.T. York Hospice Care Facility in Gainesville on Friday, April 29, 2022.

He is survived by his companion of 11 years, Eva June Hinson of Archer, his son Calvin Durrance (Abby Parker), two grandsons, Nicholas and Kyle Durrance of Gainesville, nephew Billy McMullen, niece Kathi (Chris)Martin, and great-niece Olivia of Land O’Lakes.  He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Wanda Mikell Durrance, of 43 years and his sister, Linda (Bill) McMullen of Land O’ Lakes.

He was born in Chiefland, Fl on November 15, 1938 to the late Roy Durrance and Hazel J. Durrance Cuddeback. Ronnie has been in this area his entire life.  He was a graduate of the 1957 class from Gainesville High School.  He worked for the City of Gainesville and retired from GRU after 22 years of service.  Ronnie enjoyed Gator football/basketball, and spending time with family and friends.  He will be missed by many.

A celebration of Ronnie’s life will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 1 pm at 9714 SW 129th Street, Archer, Fl.  In-lieu of flowers, please make donations to E.T. York Hospice Care Facility.

Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL and CREMATION SERVICES 311 S. Main St. Gainesville, Fl 32601 www.milamfh.com 352-376-5361

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!