David Leon Irwin passed away September 3, 2022 in Midwest City, Oklahoma at the age of 74. David was born to Samuel Leon Irwin and Betty Jo Peebles Irwin.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
David is survived by his sister, Sharon Dianne Irwin Schell, Arlington, Texas; a nephew, Robbie Shane Moore, San Antonio, Texas; a niece, Shannon Owens, Texas; four great-nieces and three great-nephews; and many relatives and friends throughout the country.
A 1966 graduate of Atwood High School, David joined the USMC in 1967 and served until 1972. He served multiple tours in Vietnam as a helicopter crew chief. David’s awards and commendations include the Silver Star and Bronze Star. After serving in the Marines, David was involved in insurance, marketing and security. He is well known for his love of Corvettes.
Services, officiated by Dustin Owens, a greatnephew, will held at the Atwood Baptist Church, Atwood, Oklahoma, on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 2:00 p.m., followed by a memorial service with full military honors at the Atwood Cemetery. Services will be directed by Fisher Funeral Home.