Barbara J. “BJ” Durf, formerly of Shippensburg, passed away at her home in Georgia on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, at the age of 69.

She was born on Aug. 4, 1951. She was the daughter of the late George E. Durf and Betty J. (Smith) Durf, and her sister, the late Georgette (Durf) Marzullo.

She attended Shippensburg Area Senior High School, where she graduated in 1970, and went to the Air Force for four years for photography, where she then had a career in a photo lab.

She lived in Hapeville, Georgia, with her partner, Barbara “Joanie” Martin. 

She loved boating at Lake Lanier, Georgia, and enjoyed her dogs.

Surviving are her sisters, Vickie (Durf) Dickey in Ohio, and Karen (Durf) Nye in Chambersburg, also a niece, Stacey (Durf) Barber in Fayetteville.


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