Lowell "Dean" Lynch, 75, of Centralia, Missouri, passed away Saturday, October 1, 2011, at his home. He was born in Shell Knob, Missouri, the son of the late Troy Lynch and Maud (Carroll) Lynch. Lowell loved animals. He had calves, chickens, ducks, cats, and even a pet skunk at one time. He enjoyed looking after all of them and running the mini farm. When he wasn't with his animals, you could find Lowell piddling around, building something or fixing whatever needed fixing. He worked for IGA in Mexico for the past 16 years. Mr. Lynch is survived by his wife, Juanita (Humphrey) Lynch. In addition to his wife and mother, Mr. Lynch will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by two sons, Jimmy Dean Lynch and wife, Sheila, of Centralia and Ricky Dean Lynch and wife, Claudia, of Harrisburg; three grandchildren, Amy Lynch (Tony Singleton), Cody Dean Lynch, and Jesse Dean Lynch; and two great-grandchildren, Braden Singleton and McKayla Singleton. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. at Mokane Cemetery on Wednesday, October 5, 2011, with Pastor Bruce Williamson officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, Missouri 65251. Online condolences may be shared at www.Maupin FuneralHome.com.