Ellen Armena (Trevellyan) Durant


Ellen Armena (Trevellyan) Durant, 75, a longtime resident of Whitehall, then Macungie, Pennsylvania, died peacefully on Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in her home surrounded by family.

Born on Nov. 16, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Weldron and Irene (Wilson) Trevellyan.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her sisters Elaine Stone, May Wescott and brother Allen Trevellyan.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband James Durant, son Craig Durant (Holly), daughter Erin Barber, granddaughters Lindsey St. Clair (Travis) and Jacqui Royael (Scott), grandson Larry Brown Jr. (Kristin); all of her beloved great-grandchildren, Maya, Parker & Nora, Grayson & Cameron and Carson & Juliet and many nieces and nephews including Faith DeKeado and Christian Stone.

Ellen was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and doggie grandmother. She had many friends and enjoyed her morning coffee crew and the pool ladies.

Memorial donations in Ellen’s memory may be made to lehighvalleyhumanesociety.org.

A private celebration of life will take place this summer with family and friends.