Visitation for Esther Mae Irwin of Hume, Missouri will be 5 - 7 p.m. Thursday, August 11 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri. Memorial services will 1 p.m. Friday, August 12 at the United Methodist Church in Hume, Missouri. Contributions to the Hume Baptist Church.
Esther Mae Irwin, age 87 of Hume, Missouri died Sunday, August 7, 2016 at St. Luke's East in Lee's Summit, Missouri. She was born June 12, 1929 to Jim and Velie Bowen in Nevada, Missouri.
Esther is survived by five sons, Keith Clinton Irwin and wife Linda of Hume, Missouri, Braxton Eldon Irwin and wife Harriett of Balch Springs, Texas, Mark Wayne Irwin, Everett Ogden Irwin and wife Karen and Terry Lynn Irwin all of Hume, Missouri; two daughters, Roberlie Rene` Morales of Hume, Missouri and Tina Marise Conner of Lind, Washington; one brother, Kenneth Bowen and wife Renata of Independence, Missouri; two sisters, Ellen Yuck and Doris Whalan both of Nevada, Missouri; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren She was preceded in death by her husband, Merritt Clinton "Doc" Irwin in 2010; three brothers, John, Gene and Jerome Bowin; and a sister, Lucille Johnston.