Staff Sgt. Kirk A. Owen
Born: August 16, 1973
Died: August 2, 2011 in Paktia, Afghanistan
Staff Sgt. Kirk A. Owen of Sapulpa, Oklahoma died at age 37 in Paktia province, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 279th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Oklahoma National Guard. SSgt Owen was a full time employee with the Oklahoma Army National Guard and was previously deployed to Iraq in 2007. He leaves his wife, Tiffany and daughters, Kylie and Kayci.
Burial is at Green Hill Memorial Gardens in Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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