|Birth: ||Mar. 25, 1930|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 2011|
Harold B. Mitchell
Mar 25, 1930 - Aug 10, 2011
Harold Bryce Mitchell, 81, of LaFontaine, IN, died Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2011, at 12:12 a.m. in Rolling Meadows Health Care Center, LaFontaine.
He was born March 25, 1930, in Danville, IL, to Otha and Othel Stewart Mitchell. He married Mary Louise Quarry on Feb. 23, 1951. She survives.
Mr. Mitchell was a 1948 graduate of Swayzee High School. He spent two years in the United States Army, serving in Germany. He had worked for Pence Electric, Quarry Implement, Harper & Payne Implement, Marion General Hospital and farmed. Mr. Mitchell retired from the VA Medical Center in 1990 as supervisor of transportation after working there for 32 years. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Marion, where he had served as an elder and deacon and had worked with the youth.
Additional memberships include DeMolay, Eastern Star and past Master of the LaFontaine Masonic Lodge and NARFE.
Additional survivors include two sons, Bryan (Modena) Mitchell, of Wabash, and Cavin (Shirley) Mitchell, Slidell, TX; two daughters, Sharon (Clay) Watson, of Monticello, and Brenda (Lyndon) McGlothin, of Fort Wayne; two sisters, Joyce (Dr. Harry) Newell, of St. Albans, WV; and Myrna (Paul) Shane, of Columbus; a sister-in-law, Barbara Mitchell, of Point Isabel; nine grandchildren, Matthew (Jennifer) Mitchell, Benjamin Mitchell, Elisabeth (Travis) Moore, Katherine Mitchell, Troy Mitchell, Grace (Thomas) Marshall, Isaac (Carrie) Watson, Misty McGlothin and Christopher McGlothin; two stepgrandchildren, Bridger Peck and Brayden (Serrie) Peck; and 13 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011, in the First Christian Church, Marion, with Rev. Rodger Moore officiating. Burial was in the Thrailkill Cemetery, Swayzee.
Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Marion, was in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church, 1970 N. Wabash Rd., Marion, IN.
Harold Eugene Mitchell (1952 - 1952)*
Created by: RAH
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
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