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Brenda Joyce (Resh) Durst

January 12, 1956 ~ March 31, 2020 (age 64)


Brenda Joyce Durst, 64, of Grantsville, MD, died Tuesday, March 31, 2020, at UPMC Western Maryland, Cumberland, MD.

Born January 12, 1956, in Jennings, MD, she was the daughter of the late Richard & Lola (Yommer) Resh. Brenda was preceded in death by a daughter, Amy Durst and one brother, Raymond Yommer.

She was a seamstress for Fechheimer Shirt Factory for 42 years. Brenda was a member of Cherry Grove Church of the Brethren, a volunteer for Northern Garrett County Rescue for 18 years, Grantsville Fire Department Auxiliary and a receptionist at Weight Watchers.

Surviving is her husband, Daniel C. Durst; one son, David Durst, Grantsville; three brothers, Robert (Wanda) Yommer, Frostburg, MD, Gary (Joy) Yommer, OH, Roger (Karen) Yommer, Meyersdale, PA; three sisters, Mary (Ezra) Yoder and Jenny (Steve) Beitzel, all of Grantsville; Cheryl (Allen) Wilhelm, Avilton, MD; one grandson, Logan Durst; one sister-in-law, Nancy Frantz, Somerset, PA; two brother-in-laws, Jim (Sarah) Durst, Ormond Beach, FL, Bill (Judy) Durst, Grantsville and a number of nieces and nephews.

In accordance with her wishes, she will be cremated.

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller Street, Grantsville is in charge of the arrangements.

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