Mitchell D. ByrneJune 17th, 2020
Mitchell D. Byrne, 56, of Portland, passed away on Friday, June 12, 2020, at University Hospital in Columbia. He was born in Fulton on March 28, 1964, the son of the late Richard Byrne and the late June (Fahlbush) Byrne. Mitchell spent his time hunting, fishing, gardening, and playing his guitar. His greatest joy was the love he had for his grandchildren; their fondest memories were being pushed in their swing. Those remaining to mourn his passing include one son, Eric Byrne (Jamie) of Portland; brother, Michael Byrne (Shelly) of Steedman; sisters, Michelle Shaw of Tebbetts, Melody Brownell (David) of Portland, Milissa Kemp (Claude) of Mokane; grandchildren, Cami, Mathew and Erika Byrne and numerous nieces and nephews. Mitchell was preceded in death by his parents and brother in law, Tom Shaw. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 28, 2020, at the Portland Community Building. Memorial donations are suggested to St. Mark's Episcopal Church of Portland, Mo., c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences may be left for the family at maupinfuneralhome.com.