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Larry D. Mitchell

February 8, 1946 - April 2, 2016

SPAULDING, IL- Larry D. Mitchell of Spaulding, died at 6:37 am, Saturday April 2, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born on February 8, 1946 in Cartwright Township to Jacob Leo and Mary Jane (DeFrates) Mitchell. He married Louise Blake on February 16, 1990 and she survives.

Also surviving are his two daughters, Candice (David) Scheuermann of Dawson and Laurel (Kevin) Bietsch of Springfield; three step sons, William David (Diane) Seagle of Riverton, James Lester Seagle of Mechanicsburg, and Lawrence Robert Miller of Spaulding; and 14 grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Larry is a United States Navy veteran who served during the Vietnam era on the U.S.S. Duluth LPD6. He was Riverton Chief of Police for 8 years and retired from Baha Communications after 20 years of service.

Visitation: 4-7 pm, Thursday, April 7, 2016 at South Tower Community Church.

Funeral Service: 11:30 am, Friday, April 8, 2016 at South Tower Community Church with Pastor Charlie Carver officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery where military honors will be conducted.

Memorial contributions may be made to South Tower Community Church.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, April 7, 2016

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

South Tower Community Church

Address:

1350 S. Tower Road
Dawson, IL 62520

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Service Information

Date: Friday, April 8, 2016

Time: 11:30 am

South Tower Community Church

Address:

1350 S. Tower Road
Dawson, IL 62520

Map


Cemetery Information

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to South Tower Community Church.


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