Margaret Mary 'Jackie' Duran

Margaret Mary "Jackie" Duran

Jul 8, 1934 - Feb 22, 2010
Funeral Mass for Margaret Mary "Jackie" Duran of St. Stephen's will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, at Great Plains Hall at Arapahoe. The Rev. Father Ron Seminara will officiate. Interment will be at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery at St. Stephen's.

Rosary and wake will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, at Great Plains Hall.

Mrs. Duran died at the Lander Regional Hospital on Monday, Feb. 22, 2010. She was 75.

She was born in Fort Washakie on July 8, 1934, the daughter of Charlie Brown and Annie (Norse) C'Bearing. She attended school at St. Stephen's.

She was a housewife, having married Joseph Duran on June 7, 1982, in Cody.

Mrs. Duran has lived in Hays, Mont., Lawton, Okla., Rapid City South Dakota, and with her husband at the Arapaho Ranch, but lived at Arapahoe for most of her life.

She was a member of the Catholic faith and Native American Church, attending sweats and traditional ceremonies.

Her family said Mrs. Duran liked to bead, do needlepoint, collect family photographs, visit with elders, tell stories, and travel.

Survivors include her husband, Joseph Duran; son, Freeman Blackburn and Clara; grandson, Jose Lockwood; granddaughter, Rashawn Bell; brothers, Danny C'Bearing and Virgil Behan; sisters, Julianna Deshaw and family, Corrine Addison and family; extended family, Al Chandler, Joe Brown, Beverly Brown, Carol Ann Cochran, Marlene Perry, Laverne Brown, Lyle Black, Lemuel Black Sr., Myrtle Oldman, Linda Howard, and numerous other relatives in the United State and Canada.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mary and Charlie Brown and Annie Norse; grandparents, Bill and Kathleen Brown; a sister, Kathleen Norse; nephews, Daniel C'Bearing, Jr.; extended family, Albert and Vernie Perry, Earl Black, Lorris Black, Perry Brown, Leon McConnell, and other relatives.

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Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.