Donald R. McCurdy, age 87, of Richmond, Indiana, died Monday, September 5, 2022, at Friends Fellowship Community surrounded by his family.

Born December 22, 1934, in Richmond, Indiana, to John A. and Olive Lucille Dershem McCurdy, Donald was a life-long resident of Richmond. He was a graduate of Richmond High School. Donald was owner and operator of D McCurdy Construction Company for many years. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and very active in many different church activities. Donald was a devoted volunteer of Boy Scout Troop #94 and a former board member at NATCO Credit Union. He loved his family dearly and was very proud of what he created throughout his career.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Donna Laremore McCurdy, to whom he was married January 29, 1956; daughter, Linda (Gregg) Duke of Richmond; sons, Larry (Suzanne) McCurdy of Richmond and Donnie (Carol) McCurdy of Centerville, Indiana; grandchildren, Todd (Julie) Duke, Adam (Annie) Duke, Zachary (Daniella) McCurdy, Chad (Jessica) McCurdy, Chelsea (Matt) Loria, Kelli McCurdy, Lee Swihart, Allison Swihart (Josh Clark), Kevin (Lisa) McCurdy, Amanda (Jason) Landrum, and RaeAnn (Mark) Turner; 21 great-grandchildren; sisters, Lucille Therrien and Marti Carlin; nieces; nephews; cousins; and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two grandsons, Dan McCurdy and Brian Swihart; and siblings, Dorothy Sanford and John H. McCurdy.

Visitation for Donald R. McCurdy will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2022, at First English Lutheran Church, 2727 East Main Street, Richmond. Funeral service will follow at 12:00 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2022, at First English Lutheran Church, with Pastor Chip Belanga officiating. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Dan McCurdy Memorial Scholarship, c/o Centerville-Abington Dollars for Scholars, 507 Willow Grove Road, Centerville, IN 47330.

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