Mitchell, James

June 18, 1927 ~ January 24, 2018

MITCHELL, James AndrewPeacefully on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Bluewater Health – C.E.E. Site, Petrolia at the age of 90.  Beloved husband of the late Sonja Mitchell (nee Bruggmann) (2007).  Loving father of Paul Mitchell, Judy (Fred) Neathway and Tom Mitchell.  Cherished grandfather of Jacob and Andie Mitchell, Nikki (Jason) Tremain, Andrew and Courtney Mitchell. Dear brother of the late Wilbert (Shirley) Mitchell, Lil (late Joe) Hoskin, Marie (late Don Youngs) DeKeyser, the late Betty (late Earl) Johnson, Reta (late Jack) McLean, Donna (late Cliff) Oliver, Doris (Ed) Storey and brother-in-law of Jim (Diane) Kells, Ernie (Margo) Kells. Predeceased by his parents Andrew and Lillie (nee Welch) Mitchell. Jim was a dairy farmer on the 2nd line for many years, was an avid square dancer for 40 years, loved camping and spending winters in Arizona.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Sunday, February 4, 2018 from 2:00 to 6:00pm.

Funeral service will be held on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:00am from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Oil Springs Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia.


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  1. Judy and family- I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad. May all the wonderful memories you have had help thru the sadness I know you are feeling.

  2. Paul, Jacob, Andie & family. Sorry to hear of your lose. Regards – Les, Dianne, Mike & Rita

  3. Paul and family. Our thoughts are with you. From all your friends at North Road Hunt Club.

  4. Jimmy was a good friend for many years. We shared many a coffee with the rest of the gang and had fun together in Yuma. He will be missed. My condolences to his family. Sorry I won’t be able to deliver them in person.

  5. Doris and Ed and Family

    Sorry to read of your brother’s death. Treasure your fun memories.

    Pat and Grant

  6. Paul, Tom, Judy & Families,
    Sorry to hear about Jim, he was a great guy and I always enjoyed talking with him.
    Take Care

  7. Judy, we are so sorry to hear about your Father passing away. Our prayers are with you and your family.

  8. To Judy, Paul and Tom. My sincere condolences to the family. On my visit Sunday, I could se how much he was loved by his children. Although I knew him only a few years, he always made me feel like I belonged. He is now at peace and passed with much love around him.

  9. Don and I wish to express our sincerest sympathy to the all the Mitchell family. Cherish your fondest memories, and our prayer is that they will help ease the grief of your loss.

  10. Judy,
    I am so sorry to hear of your Dad passing. Even though I did not know him, I know he was a wonderful person: he raised a very caring lady like you. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I love that he was a square dancer. That just makes me smile. RIP

  11. Our sympathies to all the family. Jim was a good friend and neighbour to us both. Art and I will miss him very very much.

    Art and Phyllis Warmerdam

  12. We were very sad to hear of Uncle Jim’s death. It is never easy but he is no longer suffering. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We offer our sincere condolences. Love Larry and Dianne