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Michael McDevitt
Michael H. McDevitt, 65, of Aurora, Mo., formerly of DeWitt, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at 2:30 a.m., at Mount Vernon Care Place, Mount Vernon, Mo.

Michael was born to Paul and Rose Mary Driscoll McDevitt Sept. 19, 1948, in Davenport.

He graduated from Calamus High School.

Mike served in the U.S. Army, serving in Vietnam and Saudia Arabia.

Mike married Sharen Carr. They later divorced. He married JoAnne Hymes. They divorced.

Mike enjoyed family and friends and his numerous pets over the years. He always remembered a person's birthday or holiday.

Mike is survived by a daughter, Stacey (Mike) Griffiths, Aurora; sons, Michael Paul McDevitt and Michael John (Eleanor) McDevitt of Fountain, Colo.; four granddaughters, three grandsons, four great-grandchildren; a sister, Sandra Utley, Oxford Junction; a brother, Paul Joseph (Carol) McDevitt of Grand Mound; an aunt, Mary Wasson of DeWitt; and nieces and nephews.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Harry Joseph; two uncles; two aunts; and two cousins.

The body has been cremated as per his wishes. Burial will take place at a later date. A remembrance for Mike will be Feb. 8, 2-4 p.m. at the DeWitt Community

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