Mike Durkin, 50, of Ft. Pierre, died Tuesday, March 8, 2005, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.
Services were held Friday, March 11, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Ft. Pierre with burial in Ft. George Cemetery.
Michael Lee Durkin was born on June 20, 1954, to Elmer and Rosella “Sally” (Bode) Durkin, in Pierre, SD.
He lived his whole life on the banks of the Missouri River, in an area often referred to as Fort George. He attended LaRoche Bottom country grade school and then graduated from high school at Marty Mission in 1972.