Darla Kay Jurden
Darla Kay Jurden, 44, of Sunbury passed away unexpectedly early Saturday morning (July 14, 2012) at St. Ann’s Hospital, Westerville.
She was born Nov. 20, 1967, in Newark to Richard Jurden and Della (Kean) Seymour. She was a graduate of Delaware Hayes High School and worked at Dollar General. She was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church, Sunbury, where she sang in the choir. She enjoyed fishing and camping and loved the Pittsburgh Steelers. She also loved family get-togethers and spending time with her children and granddaughter.
She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Della (Dale) Seymour of Heath; son, Aaron of Sunbury; daughters, Kali Hilyard (fiance’ Adam Reynolds) of Whitehall and Tiffani Hilyard of Sunbury; granddaughter, Skylar Reynolds; fiance’, David Cook of Westerville; stepsons, Nick Cook of Roxboro, N.C., and Zach Cook of Heath; brothers, David (Marilou) Jurden of Hemet, Calif., Dan (Ann) Jurden of Brenham, Texas, and Doug (Wendy) Jurden of Delaware; sister, Deanna Jurden of Sunbury; stepbrother, Andy (Melody) Seymour of Lincolnton, N.C.; two special stepcousins, Michelle and Sam Faiella of Sunbury; and 10 nieces, five nephews, two great-nephews and one great-niece.
She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Jurden.
A memorial mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, July 20, at St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 9633 Ohio 37E, Sunbury with the Rev. Fr. David Sizemore officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the mass. Burial will be later at St. Joseph Cemetery in Newark.
Contributions may be made to the family c/o Deanna Jurden, 204 Millpond Road, Sunbury, OH 43074 to help with expenses.
Condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting snyderfuneralhomes.com.