MITCHELL, Donald: Died 1978
MITCHELL, GOULD, WILLITS
Posted By: Volunteer: Sherri
Date: 1/1/2018 at 21:16:51
**Handwritten: 28 JAN 1978
BONAPARTE - Donald Mitchell, 85 of Bonaparte, died at 9:20 p.m. Saturday at his home.
He was born Jan. 28, 1893 in Mt. Sterling, the son of Thomas C. and Sarah Gould Mitchell. He married Beulah Willits April 26, 1919 in Keosauqua. She survives.
Mr. Mitchell spent his entire life near or in Bonaparte. He was a retired farmer, a member of Sargent-Osweiler American Legion Post of Bonaparte and was a World War I Army veteran.
Survivors include two sons, Robert and Ivan, both of Bonaparte; 12 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
His parents, a daughter, a sister and a brother preceded him in death.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Bonaparte Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Scott Homes will officiate. Burial will be in Thompson Cemetery near Bonaparte.
Visitation will be from 7 to 8:30 tonight at the Carl Wilson Home in Bonaparte.
A memorial was established for the Heart Fund.
Arrangements were made by Miller-Hoffbauer Funeral Home.
Source: Van Buren Co. Genealogical Society Obituary Book J, Page 104, Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA
Van Buren Obituaries maintained by Rich Lowe.
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