Howard “Mitch” Mitchell, of O’Fallon, MO, passed away Friday, January 12, 2024 at the age of 88. Loving husband of Ida Mitchell; beloved son of Lillian and Enis Mitchell; devoted father of Eric (Sheri) Mitchell and Desiree Mitchell; stepfather of Sandra (Mike) Timme and Dale (Kathy) Wood; cherished grandfather of Devin and Nicholas Mitchell, Alex Mitchell, Nicholas and Alexander Timme, Mark and John Wood; treasured great-grandfather of Summer Mitchell.
Mitch devotedly served his nation in the United States military. He and Ida shared 24 years of blissful marriage. Mitch had a passion for golf, enjoyed watching the St. Louis Cardinals and College basketball. His unwavering faith led him to be an earnest member of the Church of Christ in St. Charles, having previously attended the Overland Church of Christ where he first crossed paths with Ida. Mitch was cherished by many and his absence will be deeply felt by all who had the privilege of knowing him.
Memorials may be made in Howard's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
St. Charles Memorial Gardens
3950 W Clay St
St Charles, MO 63301