Obituary: Michael Duane Irwin

June 14, 1949 – October 28, 2020

Michael Duane Irwin, 71, of Mitchell, passed away Wednesday, October 28, 2020, at his residence.

Born June 14, 1949, in Lawrence County, he was the son of George Edward and Elsie (Jones) Irwin.

Michael retired from U. S. Gypsum.  He was a U. S. Marine Corps veteran and a member of American Legion Post No. 250.  Michael graduated from Mitchell High School in 1969.

Michael enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family at Spring Mill.  He loved his Chihuahuas.

Survivors include his children, Stephanie B. (Scott Strange) Irwin of Mitchell, Duane M. (Nikki) Irwin of Mitchell, Jennifer R. Irwin of Fayetteville; mother of his children, Donna Jean Keller of Mitchell; grandchildren, Americus D.  Irwin, Jason O. Irwin, Aaliyah J. Irwin, Peyton J. Irwin, Zayn A. Sullivan, and Zavier D. Irwin; siblings, Kenny (Darlene) Irwin of Mitchell, Danny (Anna Fincel-Lambert) Irwin of Bedford, Donald Irwin of Phoenix, Arizona, Pamela S. Irwin of Phoenix, Arizona

His parents and granddaughter, Zoey B. Irwin, preceded him in death.

Cremation was chosen.  Graveside service will be at a later date in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

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