AMerican Veteran 11

Kenneth L. Mitchell "Chug"

January 19, 1934 ~ June 24, 2021 (age 87)

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Obituary

Kenneth L. Mitchell “chug” passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 24th, 2021.  Beloved husband of 67 years to Barbara E. Mitchell (née Womble); loving father of Bridget (Jim) Callahan, Karen (Mark) Baxter, retired SMsGT USAF Kenneth C. Mitchell, St. Louis Firefighter, John (Elaine) Mitchell; adoring grandfather of nine, and great grandfather of seventeen.  Our dearest brother, uncle, great uncle, and dear friend to many.

Kenneth was born in Morehouse, Missouri, and graduated from McKinnley High School.  He served in the 82nd Airborne U.S Army and was a fan of all sports and outdoor activities.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents Earl and Bertha Mitchell, brothers Charles, WWII veteran, Floyd, killed in action WWII 1945, Melvin, WWII veteran, Jack, WWII veteran, sisters Audrey and Joyce.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 1, 2021 from 9:30 a.m. until services @ 11:30 a.m. at John L. Ziegenhein South County Chapel.  In lieu of flowers contributions to Backstoppers appreciated

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
July 1, 2021

9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, MO 63129

Funeral Service
Thursday
July 1, 2021

11:30 AM
John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County
4830 Lemay Ferry Rd
St. Louis, MO 63129

Committal
Thursday
July 1, 2021

1:00 PM
Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

Donations

The BackStoppers Inc
PO Box 795168, St. Louis MO 63179-0700

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