Michael Roy Mullen of Bourbon, Missouri was born on November 4, 1948 in St. Louis, Missouri to Roy and Lillian (nee Schuler) Mullen and passed away on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at the age of 73 years.
He grew up and attended school in the St. Louis, Missouri area and graduated from Riverview High.
Mike married Joan Stinson on December 31, 1969.
He was soon drafted into the United States Army where he served two years during the Vietnam War.
Mike and Joan raised their children in St. Louis, Missouri while Mike went to work for Brede Exposition Services. He later transferred to the Local 39 where he remained employed for 30 + years as a journeyman. He retired from Local 39 in the early 2000’s.
Mike was an avid duck hunter and he loved bass fishing on any lake he could. He also enjoyed collecting coins.
Mike was known to be a prankster and was always teasing people.
In 2012, Mike and Joan decided to move to Bourbon, Missouri.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Lillian.
He is survived by his wife, Joan Mullen of Bourbon, Missouri; three children, Scott Mullen and wife Jennifer of Wentzville, Missouri, Michael Mullen of Bourbon, Missouri and Christine Mullen of Chesterfield, Missouri; four grandchildren, Trevor, Thomas, Noah and Julia Mullen; brother, Paul Mullen and wife Teresa of Ferguson, Missouri; sister, Barb Johnson and husband Ron of St. Charles, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri.
Funeral services were held at noon on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at the Eaton Funeral Home in Sullivan, Missouri with full military honors.
Arrangements under the direction of the Eaton Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Sullivan, Missouri.