Stillwater News Press

December 23, 2013

Mike Devlin


Stillwater NewsPress

— Mike Devlin, 68, of Perry was born Nov. 5, 1945, in Stillwater to William Ernest and Mary Elizabeth (Gunter) Devlin. He passed away Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at his residence in Perry.

Mike was a graduate of Perry High School’s class of 1964.  After high school he served his country in the National Guard.  Mike also served the city of Perry as a police officer for the Perry Police Department from 1987 to 1988.  In 1988, Mike became the police chief for the Perry Police Department and continued to serve in this position until he retired in1992. During his retirement, he ran his own pest control business from 1995 to 2009 when he became a pipeline inspector until his death.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golf and going to the casinos.  He loved spending time with his family and friends above all else.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday at the First Christian Church in Perry.  Rev. Martin Foster will officiate.  Interment will be 1 p.m., Friday at Fairlawn Cemetery in Stillwater, Okla. Services are under the direction of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home.

Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Brown-Dugger Funeral Home in Perry.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in care of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home, 1010 N. 7th Street, Perry, OK 73077.

Mike is survived by his son Dustin Lewis Devlin of Yukon; one daughter, Shala (Devlin) Indelicato and her husband Michael of Dallas, Texas; four grandchildren, Michael James Devlin of Stillwater, Jadyn Mae Devlin and Alyssa Paige Devlin both of Yukon, Katelyn Hope Indelicato of Dallas, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernie and Mary Devlin; one sister, Karen Beth Grimes.

Online condolences may be sent to the family using the online guest book at www.brown-duggerfuneralhome.com.