In Loving Memory
Cecil Wesley Mitchell
Peacefully on Sunday, April 1st, 2018 at Finlandia Nursing Home with loving family at his side.
Cecil was born in Englehart and married the love of his life, Marlene, in 1959. He was a mechanic at INCO, retiring in 1991 with 32 years of service. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending countless hours coaching and volunteering his time for his children and the community. “Grandpa/Papa” was a kind, very loving and generous person who was devoted to his family. He was always there to lend a helping hand and will be forever remembered for his witty sense of humor.
Beloved husband of Marlene (nee Ryan) Mitchell (predeceased 2002). Loving father to Darlene (Jacques Belisle), Sheilah Weber (Michael Chapman), Shawn (Karen Mitchell), Paula (Les Mayer), Father-in-law to Alan Weber, predeceased.
Cherished grandfather of Jacques (J.J.) Belisle (Melanie), Sarah Belisle (Mathew Zawierzeniec), Devin Weber (Maija), Derek Weber, Ryan Mitchell (Dominique Pilon), Amy, Tyla, Kevin and Jayton Mitchell, Amanda and Mitchell Mayer. Great grandfather to Felix and Nicolas Belisle.
Beloved son of Wesley and Elsie Mitchell (predeceased). Loving brother to Guy (predeceased) and Chris Mitchell of Wawa, Wayne and Eleanor Mitchell of Englehart. Dear brother-in-law to Jerome Ryan (Janie) of Massey, Cathy Oja (Erik) of Naughton, Urban Ryan (Mary) of North Bay and Carolyn of Englehart and predeceased by brother-in-law’s Leo, Morris, Michael and Kevin Ryan. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. G. Bakker and the amazing staff at Finlandia for the excellent care and overwhelming support they provided.
Resting at the Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury. Friends may call on Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 between 4-8 p.m. and on Thursday, April 5th, 2018 after 10 a.m. Funeral Service in the R. J. Barnard Chapel, Thursday, April 5th, 2018 at 11 a.m. Interment in the family plot at St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
Donations to SISU Foundation, Finlandia Village, would be appreciated.