BOWDOIN — Michael J. Duricko Jr., 66, of Durham passed away Wednesday, April 5, at his sister’s home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Lisbon Falls on Aug. 25, 1950, the son of the late Michael J. Duricko Sr. and Alice (McKinney) Duricko. He attended local schools, graduating from Lisbon Falls High School in the Class of 1968. He lived his entire life in the Durham area working at U.S. Gypsum from 1969 to 1970, Clement Bros. from 1970 to 1974, Neil’s Transport from 1974 to 1978, Ryder Rental from 1977 to 1978, Motor Truck and Trailer from 1978 to 1990 and at Shaw’s as a shop foreman from 1990 until his death this Wednesday.

He was a member of Central Maine Bassmasters and had a great love of fishing. He also enjoyed working on cars, drag racing in his younger days and he hunted on the McIver farm every fall.

Michael is survived by his son, Sean Duricko and fiancée, Lynsie Lamontagne; two sisters, Nancy Stewart and husband, Kenneth, of Brunswick, and Arlene McIver of Bowdoin; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents.

You are invited to share your condolences and fond memories with the Duricko family by visiting Michael’s guest book at

Michael J. Duricko

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