The Airboat Association of Florida regrets to announce the death of Michael "Mike" Forrest Larkins. We extend our condolences to the family and friends..  

Michael Forrest Larkins

Born September 14, 1959 deceased on April 25, 2020.

Leaving behind his daughter Renae Larkins, son in law Harley Balman, Granddaughter Karina Balman and grandson Harley Balman. Mother Onita Larkins, sister Robin Ingram (husband David Ingram), and sister in law Karla Larkins.

Born and raised in Miami. Mike was an avid hunter and loved being in the Everglades with his family. His love for the Everglades and conservation was his life. He was a true woodsman and Gladesman. Mike was a longtime member and friend of the Airboat Association of Florida.

Mike was a master fabricator, Iron Worker and all-around skilled tradesman, He was a great welder at Larkins Welding in Miami and a well-loved man in the community.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation to the Airboat Association of Florida in his memory.

A celebration of life Service will be held at the Airboat Association of Florida at a later date. TBA

Airboat Association of Florida. PO Box 65011 Olympia Heights branch Miami Fl 33265-0611

Our Affiliations
The Airboat Association of Florida is affiliated with the Florida Wildlife Federation and National Wildlife Federation,   and is a member of The Everglades Coordinating Council. The Airboat Association of Florida also actively supports other oganizations such as Wounded Warriors, Boy Scouts of America and Kids-in-Distress.