Edgar F. Mitchell, age 88 of Smithfield, passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Son of the late Albert and Nellie (Stiles) Mitchell, Ed was a Korean Army Veteran, retiring from the United States Army as a military combat photographer. He then retired from General Electric. Ed was preceded in death by his wife, Kay Chizue (Morikawa) Mitchell, a sister and two brothers.
Daughter: Debbie Richeson and husband, Dave, of Smithfield
Sons: Randy Mitchell of New Castle
Bob Mitchell of Phoenix, AZ
Tim Mitchell (Marci) of Gettysburg, PA
Jim Mitchell of New Castle
Sisters: Ruth Bell of Fairview, WV
Wilma Anderson of Paden City, WV
Brother: James Mitchell (Eileen) of Sellersburg, IN
13 Grandchildren 11 Great-Grandchildren
Funeral Service: 1 PM on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.
Visitation: 11 AM until service time on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the funeral home.
Interment: New Castle Cemetery
Pallbearers: Randy, James, Jason, Bob, Jeremy, Tim and Ryan Mitchell & Caley Richeson
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.