James F. Durkin

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“To the Durkin FamilyOn behalf of the our family we send our deepest sympathy. He will be a great loss to the Syracuse Community. Our family has known...Read More »
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“Rose, Deb and I are heartbroken for you and your family. I so loved talking to Jim at all the company functions. Peace be with you all. Bear. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Rose and Family,It was a treat for me to have known Jim over the years through our involvement in doing our best on behalf of The Chiefs. His...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Anton Kreuzer - Lake Clear, NY

“To the entire Durkin family.It was an honor and pleasure to be able to work with Jimmy at the War Memorial.May you find comfort at this time of...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: George Palmisano - Liverpool, NY

“Jimmy and the Durkin family,Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your loss. Jim was one of the finest men I've ever known. I am proud and...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: David Hammond - Hyannis, MA

“Rose, Jimmy & the Durkin family:Our deepest sympathies to you all.We will cherish our great times we had with Jim on all the ballpark bus trips we...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Joanne Demma - Central Square, NY

“To Katie and the Durkin Family,Thank you for sharing your dad's story with us. What an amazing man and father. We love you Katie, we are here for...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Carol Cook - Syracuse, NY

“We didn't know Jim personally but knew him through his work at Carrier Dome events and SkyChief games. His smile and enthusiasm made them all that...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: The Howell Family - Pittsburgh, PA

“I was so lucky to have my son & daughter grow up watching Jim excite the Chief fans at so many games that we went to. Later in my life I became...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Chris Kowalski - Liverpool, NY

“My thoughts are with the family at this time of loss.I knew and worked with Jimmy at Crouse-Hinds for 21 years and enjoyed working with him and...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Cummings - Syracuse, NY

“My heartfelt condolences to all that knew, loved and cherished "Uncle Jimmy", he was an unbelievable example of what it is to give to joy to others. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Jim Bazzinotti - Edmonds, WA

“To the Durkin family So sorry for your loss I remember him as a youngster in the early 60's such a great guyHere's to you as you look down on us in...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: John A - Myrtle Beach, SC

“James, the Members of the DeWitt Police Benevolent Association extend our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family at this time of sorrow. Wishing...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: DeWitt PBA - DeWitt, NY

“Rose and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I happily waited on him for years at Wegmans and fixed his Epic every time. He always had something...Read More »
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James was born on December 8, 1935 and passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

James was a resident of Pennellville, New York at the time of passing.

Calling hours will be 3 to 7 pm Thursday August 3, 2017 at the Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners, 3541 State Route 31, Baldwinsville. A Funeral Service will be held at 11 am Friday August 4, 2017 at the funeral home with burial to follow in Our Lady of Peace Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Liverpool B P.O.E.Elks Lodge #2348, 3730 Cold Springs Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027, or Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North St., Liverpool, NY 13088, or to Francis House, 108 Michaels Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13208. Thursday August 3, 2017, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners Friday August 4, 2017, 11:00 AM at Maurer Funeral Home Moyers Corners.