STEPHENVILLE—Memorial services for Arthur ‘Artie’ Thomas Irwin, 65, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at Faith Lutheran Church, 3000 Northwest Loop, in Stephenville.

Artie was born in Mineola, New York and was the son of Arthur Thomas Irwin, Sr., and Gloria H. (Brandt) Irwin. He was united in marriage to Sharon ‘Cookie’ Redman on June 4, 1977 in Houston, and to this union two children were born. 

Artie was a member of the Lutheran Church and was an apartment maintenance supervisor.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, William F. ‘Bill’ and Peter Irwin.

He is survived by his wife, Sharon ‘Cookie’ Irwin of De Leon; his daughter, Melody Ann Irwin of De Leon; his son, Zachary L. Irwin of Stephenville; his grandchildren, Anthony Thomas Rangel and Harmony Hudson; his sisters, Linda Cathey-Hicks and her husband Kelly of Arkansas and Donna Irwin and her husband Tex Cornelison of Dublin; his brothers, Paul Irwin and his wife Pat of Dayton, Texas and Robert Irwin and his wife Marilyn of Baytown, Texas; and a host of other relatives and many friends who will miss him dearly.