Mike Kitrel, son of Buford Owens and the late JoAnn Michael Owens was born on Jan. 22, 1947 in Poplar Bluff and died on April 26, 2010 at the Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau at the age of 63.
Mike was the owner and operator of Dexter Transport in Dexter, a member of the Dexter Elks Lodge, and a resident of Dexter.
Besides his father, Buford Owens of Malden, other survivors include one daughter, Mika R. Kitrel of Dexter; one brother, Terry Kitrel of Malden; one sister, Nancy Bentley of Ala.; and by one granddaughter, Kilie R. Pyle of Dexter.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday April 28, 2010. Funeral services will then be conducted on Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter. Interment will follow in the Malden Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.