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Mike Owen

September 20, 1943 — January 18, 2016

Mike Owen, 72 years young, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on January 18th, 2016 at his residence.

He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 20th, 1943 to Harold and Jessie (Wilson) Owen.

Mike married his first wife Carol Stackhouse on April 5th, 1964 and she preceded him in death on April 17th, 2010. He married Becky Easterday on December 12th, 2012 and she survives.

He was also preceded in death by his parents.

Mike graduated from the Springs Valley High School with the Class of 1961. He retired from Paoli Furniture where he was an over-the-road truck driver for 30 + years. He was a Past Master of the French Lick Masonic Lodge F&AM #586, a member of the French Lick American Legion Post #76 and a devoted member of the Republican Party. He also loved farming, gardening and watching his plants grow.

Mike served his country in the United States Air Force from 1961 until 1965. He also served in the National Guard.

He is survived by:

Wife Becky (Easterday) Owen French Lick, Indiana

(1) Son Ryan Owen (Kellie) Jasper, Indiana

(4) Daughters Michelle Owen Indianapolis, Indiana
Steph Owen Sydney, Australia
Tiffany and Jason Stout Atlanta, Georgia
Stacie and Jason Wolfington Elizabethtown, Kentucky

(2) Step-Daughters Felicia Kermode (Greg) Princeton, Indiana
Monica Bender (Gabriel) Seattle, Washington

(2) Sisters Janet Stevens (John) French Lick, Indiana
Pamela McBride Indianapolis, Indiana

(9) Grandchildren (7) Step-Grandchildren

Funeral ceremony will be conducted by Jimmy Johnson on Saturday, January 23rd, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel. Interment will follow in the Moore’s Ridge Cemetery in French Lick, Indiana.

Friends may call Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel and from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Moore’s Ridge Church Fund, 5906 West County Road 375 South, French Lick, Indiana 47432.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes 9640 W. State Rd. 56 French Lick, In. 47432.
Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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