SMETHPORT - Paul B. Mitchell Sr., 70, of Smethport, died Thursday (July 21, 2011) in Charles Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport.
He was born March 14, 1941, in Colegrove, a son of James and Ethel Green Mitchell.
Mr. Mitchell had worked as a woodsman in the area. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and the outdoors.
He is survived by eight daughters, Lisa Orndoff of Bradford, Darla, Debbie and Jamie Mitchell, all of Olean, N.Y., Paula Mitchell of Gaines, Patty Mitchell of Limestone, N.Y., Brenda Mitchell of Port Allegany, and Tanya Jones of Smethport; one son, Paul B. Mitchell Jr. of Port Allegany; one sister, Irene Freer of Smethport; 30 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., 2 Bank St., Smethport, where funeral and committal services will begin at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Max Simms, pastor of the Hilltop Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Smethport.
Memorials may be made to the
; McKean County, P.O. Box 67, Bradford, PA 16701.
Online condolences can be left at www.hartle-tarboxfuneralhomes.com
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., Smethport.
Published in The Bradford Era on July 22, 2011