News Death Notice
CARY, Mitchell Dean 64, of Yellow Springs, OH., passed away Saturday, July 30, 2011. He is preceded in death by his parents Dean Cary and Lucille (Cary) Muller and a brother Thomas D. Cary. He is survived by his beloved wife of 26 years Judith Cary of Yellow Springs; sons and daughters-in-law Mark and Julianne Cary of Dallas, TX., and Christopher and Kathryn Brandt of Kettering; daughter, Lisa Cary and Ryan Meade of Beavercreek; sister and brother-in-law Sue and Al McClure of Fort Wayne, IN.; 5 grandchildren Graham Cary, Max Cary, Lucy Cary, Daniel Brandt, and Jason Brandt. Mitch held engineering degrees from Purdue University, the University of Dayton, and the Air Force Institute of Technology, and was pursuing studies in Theology from the University of Dayton. He was a bomber pilot, tanker pilot and test pilot in the U.S. Air Force and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. Mitch was employed at WPAFB as a Program Manager and Chief of Cargo & Trainer Propulsion Branch. He was a member and Past President of the Wright "B" Flyer Inc., a member of Leadership Dayton and the National Aviation Heritage Area. Mitch was also a member of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots, Great Lakes Chapter, and the Fairborn Performing Arts and Cultural Association. Mitch was a member of the Purdue Alumni Association, and Phi Delta Theta. He was a friend of Bill W. Funeral services will be held 4 PM Thursday, August 4, 2011 at the Bethel Community Church of the Nazarene, 4400 Osborn Rd. in Medway. Pastor Dan Witter officiating. Friends may call at TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME- BEAVERCREEK CHAPEL, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. at Grange Hall Rd. from 4-7 PM Wednesday. Additional visitation at the church from 3-4 PM Thursday. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Wright "B". Flyer Inc., 10550 Springboro Pk., Miamisburg, OH. 45342.
Published in Dayton Daily News from Aug. 2 to Aug. 3, 2011