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William Durboraw, Jr.

Friday, March 8, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home

Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 11:00 am

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home


 William Lewis Durboraw, Jr., 58, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Monday, March 4, 2019, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born Thursday, March 10, 1960 in Hagerstown, MD, he was the son of the late William L. Durboraw Sr. and the late Mae Louise (Youngblood) Durboraw.

He was employed with Craig Paving for 40 plus years. He was an avid fan of Dale Earnhardt Sr., John Wayne and Garth Brooks.

He is survived by his three sons, William L Durboraw, III of Greencastle, PA, Mark A. Durboraw (Melissa) of Greencastle, PA, and Cody A. Durboraw of Hagerstown, MD; daughter, Ashley K. Hessong (Joseph) of Greencastle, PA; sisters, Tina Dawson and Tammy Ebersole both of Hagerstown, MD, Sharon Gross of Clear Spring, MD; brothers, Marvin Durboraw of Hagerstown, MD and Blake Durboraw of Greencastle, PA;  grandchildren, Aiden, Brodi, Talen, Natalie, Mallory, Emma, E.J., and Mackenzie; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his former wife and mother to his children, Sarah and a very close friend "Pup" and his girlfriend, Gretchen.

Services will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 11:00 am, at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD, with Pastor Timothy Moffitt officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home, Friday, March 8, 2019, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Interment will be at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, MD.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital,  262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Guest Book

Darrel and Tonya Dorsey
Winchester , Va

Bill, Mark, ( all family) so sorry to hear of your loss of your loved one! Bill, I certainly know you the best of all and just want you to know that my heart goes out to you! I too lost my Dad at an early age. Cherish the memories! Just know that he's in a better place. I know that no one can say anything to make you feel a whole lot better but just know you're in my prayers!

Brian Griffith
Waynesboro, Pa

Billy will be remembered as a good guy! Our thoughts are with the family during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

Doug Stine
Hagerstown, MD

Little Bill, Mark, Ashley, & Cody, Sorry for the loss of your Dad!! He was a good man with a big heart! Thank you for sharing him with us! He was good to Jay Dan Myself and our Kids!! Last summer Abby & I came home for a visit wasn't home but 4 or 5 days a knock at the door was your Dad said heard we was in town so he wanted to come see us!! We talked and he took me to see one of his family members on the ride he talked of all of you how proud he was of all 4 of you. Oldest 3 having their own homes, the grandchildren, jobs, and just felt good about where each of you was in your lives. And Cody how proud he was of you and your accomplishments over the summer for the service, you graduating high school, going into the service, and talked highly of you buying your own phone! Lol. I got to Thank him for all that he did for me, my brothers, kids, and mother! I am so grateful I got to have that conversation with him!! Sorry I won't be at services but I want you all to know you will be in my thoughts and prayers as you say Til we meet again with your Dad!

Angie Mauck
Odessa, Texas

To Billy's family. Deepest sympathy for your loss. Billy was a wonderful person, he had a big heart, and will be missed by many, many people. No family is ever prepared for such a loss but may the special memories Billy shared with all of you throughout his life help carry you through this hard time. Donna "mopar"

To Billy's family, Deepest sympathy for your loss. Billy was a wonderful person, he had a big heart, and will be missed by many, many people. No family is ever prepared for such a loss but may the special memories Billy shared with all of you throughout his life help carry you through this hard time.

My deepest sympathy goes to the family. Bill was a good man and will be missed. Sending prayers.

Maureen R Taylor

So sorry for your loss God bless you and your family . very good friend. Rest in peace Billy

Elmer Price. Jr ‘moe’
Waynesboro , Pennsylvania

I am really sorry to here about you guys lost ,Billy was a dear friend of mine, I worked with him for last 22 years he’s definitely going to be missed John Stotelmyer

John Stotelmyer
Hagerstown , Maryland

Trista Landers
Mercersburg , Pa

To all of the Duboraw Family. May the Lord stand with each of you and hold you tightly in his hands as you go through this lost of your brother. We don't always know the why's of things that occur in ours lives but God has a bigger plan for each of us. One thing is for certain without a doubt, Billy knows he was loved. Your parents left each of you with so much love in your hearts to always take care of each other, respect one another, love each other and always , always be there for each other. Each of you are the most kindness individuals I have ever know in my life. Continue to love each other and be there for each other and Our Lord will be there too to guide you through the hard times until you are strong enough to carry your own. Much love thoughts and Prayers to all of you Linda, Larry, Bobby and Dwayne "Dougie"

Linda Hamill Roseboro
Lincolnton, NC

So Sorry Ashley for you and your family's loss....Thoughts and prayers with you all.

Mike & Tara Hessong
Hagerstown, Md.

Amanda Beth Shives
Needmore , Pennsylvania

Lawrence (goodie) Goodman
Maugansville , Maryland

Mark and Melissa and the Durburdow family may the Lord be with you and comfort you in your time of sorrow. You have memories to look back on and hold on to. Love and hold on to each other and use this time to grow closer to each other with stories of your times together. Love

Gloria Harbaugh
Surfside Beach, SC

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