Ivan Keith Mitchell(1941 - 2014)

Ivan Keith Mitchell

MANSFIELD: Ivan Keith Mitchell, 72, of Mansfield, passed away Wednesday, January 15, 2014 while in the care of Mifflin Care Nursing Home.

Keith was born September 23, 1941 in Mansfield and was the son of the late George Griffith and Barbara Mae Thorpe Pryor. He proudly served his country in the U. S. Air Force and retired from the Ohio National Guard after 24 years of service. Keith enjoyed golfing and bowling and was the Pastmaster at the Masonic Temple Lodge in the 1970's.

Keith is survived by two children, Karen Mitchell and Dave Mitchell both of Mansfield; four grandchildren, Justina Mitchell, Katelin Mitchell, Jacob Mitchell, and Sydney Mitchell; four siblings, Bud (Ellen) Folk of Ashland, Bernie (Sarah) Wolf of Nebraska, Winnie Griffith Chastain of Florida, and Connie Griffith Pitts of Florida; step-mother, Theresa Griffith; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Keith was preceded in death by his parents.

A memorial service with full military honors performed by Richland Co. Joint Veterans Burial Detail will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (St. Rt. 430E), Mansfield.

Online condolences may be made at www.wernergompf.com


Funeral Home

Werner-Gompf Funeral Services Ltd
1106 Park Ave E Mansfield, OH 44905
(419) 525-1200

Published in the News Journal on Jan. 19, 2014