2018-07-25 / Obituaries

Andrew Durkin

Andrew James Durkin, age three of Gilboa, died Sunday July 22, 2018 at Fox Hospital in Oneonta.

He was born April 25, 2015 at Albany Medical Center and is the son of Issy and Jamie (Woodcock) Durkin. He was a little boy who loved life, and had a contagious laugh that brought joy to all. He was an outdoor kid who enjoyed swimming, biking, playing ball, and his grandma's apple pie. He was always excited to see the school bus. Andrew had the greatest time sharing adventures with his big sister and his brother. Andrew was a pure blessing.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his big sister Isabella and twin brother Aiden. Grandparents: Stephany & Kraig Nolte of Gilboa and Eileen & Andrew Durkin of Haworth, NJ. Great-grandparents Pam Kirk Carr, Estella & Kenneth Nolte, Jackie Woodcock and Arlene Durkin also survive.

A service to celebrate the life of Andrew will be held on Friday July 27 at 10am at the All Soul's Church 35 Minwawa Rd. Tannersville 12485 . Burial in the Manorkill Rural Cemetery, Conesville. The family would appreciate memorial contributions be made in Andrew’s name to the Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit. Please forward to: Albany Medical Center Foundation, 43 New Scotland Street, MC 119, Albany, NY 12208.

Friends will be received on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the E. B. Gormley Funeral Home 87 Main St. Phoenicia. You may share a condolence with the family on Andrew's Tribute Wall at gormleyfuneralhome.com

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