Clifford R. Duran

Oct 19, 2012 Staff

Clifford R. Duran died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at the Lander Valley Medical Center. He was 39 years old.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at St. Stephens Catholic Church. Interment will follow at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery. A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, at Davis Funeral Home. A wake will follow at Erin Duran's residence, 1410 Quiver Lane.

Clifford Ray Duran was born Aug. 3, 1973, in Riverton, the son of Sherman Jenkins Sr. and Virginia Jane Duran.

He attended schools in Arapahoe, St. Stephens and the Chemawa Indian School in Salem, Ore.

He was a member of the Native American Church and was of the Catholic faith.

His family said he enjoyed spending time with his family and listening to music and cruising.

He is survived by his companion, Juanita Weed; daughters Adrina Duran, Taiyah Duran, Janie Duran, Kayden and Kalissa Underwood; brothers Myron Chavez, Dominick Bellymule, Sherman Jenkins Jr., Saul Jenkins, Wallace Jenkins, Will Ty Jenkins, Eric Underwood, Aaron Underwood, Michael L. Duran, Shane Duran, Damon SunRhodes, Leo H. Monroe, Sr., Virgil Monroe, Newell Duran, Verdale Duran, Alfred Duran, Kincaid Duran, Forrest Duran, Brian Bell, Alan Jenkins, Alfred Bell Sr., Paul Bell, Sheldon Bell, Gaylen Littleshield, Delmer Duran Jr., Fredrick "Stoney" Monroe Jr., Wesley Monroe, Ronald Monroe, Claudio Duran, Shado Duran, Lamar Duran, Tomas Ybarra Jr., Norman Ybarra and Gerald Percy Headley; sisters Michelle Jimerson, Margarett Jenkins, Sheryl Jenkins, Kathy Bell, Irene Dewey, Erin Duran, Diana Underwood, Caroline Tyler, Beatrice Monroe, Trishanna SunRhodes, Theda Monroe, Reva SunRhodes, Lorraine Monroe, Priscilla Bell, Sandy Bell, Valerie Bell, Candy Littlethunder, Mary Ellen Pingree, Morietta Duran, Cassandra Duran, Cori Duran, Chalice Shakespeare, Claudette C'Bearing, Stephanie Duran, Dela Ybarra and Cathy Headley; uncles Delmar Duran Sr., Claude Duran, Michael G. Duran, Tommy Ybarra Sr., Kenny Redfield Sr. and Chuck Redfield; aunts Joyce Duran, Judy Duran and Ida Monroe; nephew Darrell A. Lopez; and niece Shantel L. Lopez.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Kimberly Ann Evening, Almeta Ute, and Lisa and Karla Jenkins; brothers, Marshall Grant Duran, Ronald Behan, and Roderick Underwood; grandparents, Ida Mae Willow Duran and Stephen Duran, Sr., George and Clarice Jenkins; uncles, Kenny Jenkins, Clarence Jenkins and Isaac Jenkins and aunt Florita Jenkins.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton. Online condolences may be left at

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