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Robert R. Mitchell
On May 13, 2015, we lost a wonderful husband, father, and friend. Robert (Bob) R. Mitchell, age 86, of Temecula, California passed away after valiantly fighting Parkinson's disease for over a decade. Robert was born in Emporia, Kansas and graduated with dual degrees from the University of Kansas. After college, Robert served his country as a Sergeant in the Army, Counter Intelligence Service Unit. Following military service he began his career in Public Administration as a City Manager. His life-long dedication to civic development left enduring accomplishments still seen today in many cities and public administrators whom he helped educate and mentor. Robert had many hobbies and interests. He was an avid collector of Wedgwood, loved orchids, Packards, Studebakers, art and history. He was a member of the International City Management Association (ICMA), the Wedgwood Society of Southern California (WSSC), Rotary International, and a 33rd degree Mason.
Robert is survived by Lois his wife of 61 years, his four children Janice (Rick) Ludwig, Julia (Les) Anderson, Brian (Jana) Mitchell and Edith (John) Vance, and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A memorial farewell will be held at the England Family Mortuary in Temecula on May 30th at 2pm.
Published in Redlands Daily Facts on May 24, 2015
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