Nicholas W. Durkee

August 31, 2022


DURKEE - Nicholas W. “Nick”
Age 80, of North Tonawanda, August 31, 2022. Husband of 38 years to LuAnn (nee Zito) Durkee; father of Krystle (Jamie) Wilson; son of the late former North Tonawanda Mayor Frederick B. Durkee and late Dorothy E. (nee Kreuger) Durkee; and brother of Frederick G. (Sandra) Durkee; also many nieces and nephews. Nick was a 1960 graduate of North Tonawanda High School. He owned and operated Durkee Manufacturing in North Tonawanda for 58 years, retiring in 2020. Nick was a US Air Force Veteran serving during the Vietnam era. He was also a member of St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in North Tonawanda. Calling hours will be held on Monday, September 5th from 3-7 PM at JOHN 0. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Broad & Morgan Sts.) in Tonawanda, where a Funeral Service will be conducted on Tuesday, September 6th at 11 AM. Everyone welcome to attend. The Rev. Dr. Jonathan Lawrence will officiate. Burial will be in White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery following the Funeral Service. Condolences may be shared at

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September 5, 2022

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc.
25 William St.
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Funeral Service
September 6, 2022

11:00 AM
John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc.
25 William St.
Tonawanda, NY 14150

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