American Patriotic 10

David "Bull" Durham

September 29, 1953 ~ March 14, 2019 (age 65)


David “Bull” Durham, 65, of Rochester, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019

He was born on September 29, 1953, the son of Wilbur and Mary (Buck) Durham and they preceded him in death.

Bull was passionate about watching the World Series Champion Boston Red Socks, Green Bay Packers, and the Ohio State Buckeyes. He attended Ohio State University where he played football prior to joining the Army.

He is survived by his wife, Beth; two sons at home, Mickey and Joey; grown children, son, David “Butch”, son, Steve (Fiancé Lacey), son, Scott, and daughter, Brandy; two grandchildren, Chelbi and Bentley; two sisters, Pat and Margaret; one brother, Rusty; and several nieces and nephews.

An Irish Wake will be from 1-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the Rochester Library Community Room.

Memorial Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or Mickey and Joey’s College Benefit Fund at any Marine Bank Location.

Burial will be at Camp Butler National Cemetery at a later date.

Wilson Park Funeral Home 200 E. Main St. Rochester, IL 62563 is in charge of arrangements.

Visit our online obituary at

To send flowers to David's family, please visit our floral section.


A service summary is not available
© 2019 Ellinger-Kunz & Park Funeral Home & Cremation Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS