Robert "Mike" Mikus, 84, a loving father and grandfather, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013. Funeral: 1:30 p.m. Monday in Greenwood Chapel. Interment: Annetta Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Mike was born Nov. 7, 1928, in Weatherford to Louis William and Lula Margaret Mikus. He served his country in the U.S. Navy
during the Korean War
. Mike owned and operated Mike's Transmission from 1957 to 1963. In 1963, he opened Hurst Transmission. He retired in 1993. Survivors: Sons, Greg D. Mikus and wife, Tracy, and Michael D. Mikus and wife, Kimberly; daughters, Kathy L. Day-Cowen and husband, Ricky, and LaDonna L. Mikus; half sister, Barbara Bierschank and husband, Lawrence; stepbrother, Samuel Deel and wife, Carolyn; grandchildren, Ronald, James and Robert Cowen, Stephanie, Sarah and Jesse Mikus, Katlyn, Emily, Robert and Joshua Mikus and Trenton Vorin; and numerous other family members and friends.