Monte Charles Irwin, 64, of De Soto died Jan. 21, 2021, in Olympian Village. Mr. Irwin was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a garage door installer and repairman. He also had a boot and shoe repair business and was a skilled carpenter. Born March 19, 1956, in Bonne Terre, he was the son of Marilyn Mae (Wantland) Irwin of Victoria and the late Wallace Eugene Irwin.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his fiancée: Christina Menke of Olympian Village; two sisters: Elizabeth “Liz” (Steve Deaton) Irwin of High Ridge and Monica Irwin of De Soto; two nieces; two nephews; and several other family members and friends.
Visitation is scheduled from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home, 220 N. Main, in De Soto. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home. Burial is in the Victoria Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Victoria United Methodist Church. Arrangements are under the direction of Dietrich-Mothershead Funeral Home.