Tolford “Tad” Durham of Belfast passed away Aug. 28, 2014, in Belfast. He was born in Danbury, Conn., June 30, 1934, a son of the late James Tolford and Beatrice Evelyn (Archibald) Durham.
Tad graduated from high school in Goffstown, N.H., and went on to Hesser College where he received an Associate’s degree in Business Science. Tad also served in the U.S. Air Force serving in Korea and also in the U.S. Army stationed in Germany. After serving in the military he worked as a security guard in New Hampshire before retiring to Maine where he volunteer as a driver for Waldo County Transportation. He often would drive 1,000 hours weekly.
Tad is survived by his three children Tolford “Tot” Durham and wife Cathy of New Hampshire, Frank Durham and wife Carol of New Hampshire and Kevin Durham and wife Heather of Utah, his sister Jo Durham Huff of Belfast, seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may attend a time a of visitation from 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at Riposta Funeral Home 182 Waldo Ave. Belfast. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Grove Cemetery in Belfast.
Anyone wishing to make memorial donations in Tad’s memory may do so to an charity of one’s choice.
Family and Friends may visit www.ripostafh.com to offer condolences to the Durham family.