Jack Mitchell

Jack Mitchell

Jack Mitchell of Plainwell, MI passed away Friday, February 13, 2015 in Kalamazoo. Jack was born July 16, 1939 in Montmorency County, Lewiston to Leslie & Doris (Carlson) Mitchell. He had been employed for over 30 years at Plainwell Paper Company and in his leisure time enjoyed hunting, fishing and bowling.

Surviving are his wife, Linda; his children, Sheri Mitchell, Rosamond, CA, Douglas & Pamela Mitchell, Grandville, MI, Robert & Katie Mitchell, Milford, OH; grandchildren, Nicole & Mike Rodriguez, Brycen, Joshua, Carter, Racheal, Jeremiah, Connor, Angelia, Dustin & Abby Schuiteboer, Rusty & Rachael Schuiteboer, August & Amanda Schuiteboer; great grandchildren, Isabella, Eric, Anna, Jonah, Logan, Lexie, Chloe, Izik, Hunter, Colton, Cassie, McKinsey, Emily, Reed and best friends, Mark & Shawn; sister, Judy & Richard Cohoon and brother Leslie (Butch). He was preceded in death by his parents and by his sister, Stella Newell.

Friends may meet with his family at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego on Monday, February 16, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. for a family and friends gathering which will include a slideshow and some sharing that will be led by his family.

Contributions in memory of Jack may be made to Christian Neighbors or West Michigan Cancer Center.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com


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  1. Steve and Mary Schuiteboer says:

    We are so saddened by uncle Jacks passing! Our memories will be with us forever. We loved him!

  2. Nancy Rittenhouse says:

    Linda and Family, thinking of all of you. We loved Jack very much and we will miss him. Love Calvin and Nancy

  3. John, Dee and Cody Schuiteboer says:

    Sorry for the Family’s loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  4. Linda Lyons says:

    Linda, so sorry to hear of Jacks passing, my thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  5. Richard Brooks says:

    Thoughts and prayers for Linda and all the family. From all the Brooks family.

  6. Ronald & Dianna Cutler says:

    To: Linda and Family,
    Sorry to hear of your loss, I know we haven’t seen you for several years, but you & Jack have been in our thoughts over the years, Jack and I used to have so much fun hunting and fishing, Ron

  7. John & Deb Van Coillie says:

    Aunt Linda, Sheri, Doug & Rob & families,

    I am so sorry for the loss of our Uncle, his memories will be treasured in my heart forever, god bless yous & my prayers are with you!

  8. Pat Sailsbery says:

    Thinking of all my extended family, especially Judy, at this time of grief and loss. May God’s peace and comfort carry you through these dark days and may your fond memories keep Jack close to your hearts and sustain you.
    -Jack’s cousin Patty (Carlson) Sailsbery
    Denver, CO

  9. Jennings and Nancy Heilig says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and family.

  10. Tom and Robin Moran says:

    Linda ,Sorry for your loss. Jack will be missed very much, he was a very special man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  11. Karen (Currie) Dyer says:

    So sorry to hear of Jacks passing away. Your family is in my prayers.

  12. Amy Germain says:

    Linda, Jack will be missed. Always loved talking with Jack on the phone. All of the staff at Bronson Family Practice will miss him. We love ya.

  13. Heather Videto says:

    Linda and family, I’m so sorry for your loss. It was a true honor to have met Jack and to have known him for the past 15 years. I have enjoyed our talks and it was always a pleasure in helping when I could. Take care and I will continue to pray for you and your family. Love your family at Bronson Family Practice, Heather

  14. Barry Priehs says:

    I am sad about the loss of uncle Jack. He taught me many things many fond memories. He will be missed but never forgotten.

  15. Callie Anderson says:

    You were always a wonderful man to me when Josh and I were together. Sending Love & Prayers for your family as you continue to go through this difficult time.

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