Brenda L. Durbin



Brenda Lee Durbin, 75, of Fortville, Indiana (Paducah, Kentucky) was called Home to God’s Kingdom on Sunday, January 15, 2023, at Community Hospital North in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Brenda was a caregiver to multiple generations of children in the Indianapolis and Fortville, Indiana area as well as the Perrysburg, Ohio area.

Brenda is survived by her husband Ronald Lynn Durbin (of 52 years), Sr. of Fortville, Indiana, two sons; Ronald Lynn Durbin, Jr. (Kelly) and Marlin Douglas Durbin (Gabi); five grandchildren; Megan Gamblin (Brandon), Robert Durbin (Shyanne), Tyler Durbin (Katie), Justin Durbin, Alaina Durbin. great-grandchildren River Lynn Gamblin and soon to be great- grandbaby Durbin. sister, Linda Lynn of East Peoria, IL and brother, Jackie Lynn Matlock of East Peoria, IL, countless nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert Matlock and Hattie Mae Matlock; 6 sisters, Mary Ball, Sue Matlock, Ina Kaiser, Joyce Ibetson, Patsy Thompson, Wanda Uphoff; three brothers, Hubert Matlock Jr., Bill Matlock, and Ted Matlock. Grandson Ryan Scott Durbin.

A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2023, at Seals Funeral Home, Fortville where friends and family may call from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Riley Children’s Foundation 500 N. Meridian Street Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46204. Online condolences may be shared at