The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


March 27, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, March 28, 2013


Thomas E. ‘T-Bone’ Bohn

Thomas E. “T-Bone” Bohn, 73, of Oak Hill, formerly of Chicago, Ill., died March 25, 2013, one day before his 74th birthday at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

Born March 26, 1939, in Chicago, he was the son of the late Emil and Anna Lally Bohn.

Tom was a retired welder who enjoyed gardening, tinkering in the garage and getting the most use out of what he had.

He was a unique individual who always left a lasting impression with whomever he met.

Mr. Bohn was cremated. A remembrance gathering was held for family and friends March 27 in Oak Hill.

Online condolences may be sent at

Information submitted by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

Loretta ‘Jane’ Collier Duran

Loretta “Jane” Collier Duran of St. Albans, formerly of Kilsyth, died at home surrounded by family on March 24, 2013, at the age of 74. She is at peace now after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

She was born in Kilsyth in 1938, the daughter of the late Carlos and Gladys Sexton Collier. She also was preceded in death by her brother, Rick Collier, and sister, Linda Meadows.

Jane attended Mt. Hope High School. She was a very crafty and artistic lady. She could crochet and sew anything. She loved animals and the outdoors.

She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

Surviving: her loving caregiver and husband of 55 years, Paul Duran; her sons, Phillip and wife Marcia of Nitro, Stephen and wife Amy of St. Albans, and John Paul of Havelock, N.C.; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Alex, Eric, Stepheny, Tori, Nickolas, Richard and Grace; and sisters, Naomi Humphrey and her husband, Page, Carolin Megimose and Coral Wood.

Mass of Christian burial was held March 27 at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, St. Albans, with Father Patrick McDonough officiating. Entombment followed at Cunningham Memorial Park, St. Albans.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Casdorph & Curry Funeral Home, St. Albans.

Information submitted by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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