In Memory of



Obituary for Ryan Durocher

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It is with profound sadness that we must announce Ryan’s passing at the young age of 44 on August 21, 2023. Ryan will be sadly missed by his mother Kath Durocher and stepfather Terry Sloss. Brother of Adam Mulder and Leah Vickerd (Eric). Loving grandson of Maureen Durocher-Bedford. He will be sadly missed by the loves of his life Gage and Amariah Iler. Dear nephew of Ken Durocher (Peg), Bob Durocher (Tina), David Durocher (Rachelle), Lisa Durocher-Clark (Gary Anderson) and Chantelle Child (Mike); Christopher Durocher (Tina), Kimberly Durocher and Ashely Durocher. Cousin and like a brother to Terry Marchand. Ryan will be forever loved by his best friend Melissa Iler and fondly remembered by Barbara Montgomery and Bruce Boultinghouse. He is now at peace sharing stories with his best friend and cousin Kenneth “Matthew” Durocher (1988).

Ryan was a happy go-lucky guy who was constantly smiling. Much of his life centered around Gage and Amariah, whom he loved so much. Ryan is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex on Monday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Ryan’s life will be celebrated from the funeral home on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ontario Heart and Stroke Foundation. You may send your condolences online at