Lester A. Mitchell

Male 1916 - 2001  (84 years)


Personal Information    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Lester A. Mitchell 
    Born 14 Dec 1916  Springwater, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Aug 2001  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Clearview Cemetery, Cohocton, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Lester A. Mitchell, 84, of Lanning Rd., passed away unexpectedly Sunday (Aug. 26, 2001) at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville. Lester was born Dec. 14, 1916 in Springwater, a son of Delbert and Dora (Richards) Mitchell. Lester was a veteran of WWII serving in the US Army from 1941-1945, where he received a Bronze Star. He married Gladys Hosmer on Nov. 11, 1952 in Naples, she survives. Lester was a potato farmer for many years. He retired from the Gunlocke Chair Company, Wayland in 1981. Lester was a very active member of the N. Cohocton/Atlanta United Methodist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and especially bowling. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Gladys; one son, David (Robin) Mitchell of Naples; two grandchildren, Christopher (Katie) Mitchell of Palmyra and Jacqueline Mitchell of Vermont; one sister, Mary Kimbel of Springwater; two brothers, Fred (Vera) Mitchell of Canisteo and Paul (Marjorie) Mitchell of Lisbon, Ohio; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends may call 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 100 E, Naples St., Wayland, where funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, with Rev. Scott Green and Rev. Verne Shattner officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Clearview Cemetery, N. Cohocton. Contributions may be made to the N. Cohocton/Atlanta United Methodist Church or the Naples Ambulance Corps. in memory of Lester A. Mitchell.
    Person ID I17337  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2011 

    Father Adelbert B. Mitchell,   b. 12 May 1884, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1935, Springwater, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Dora Jane Richards,   b. 1881,   d. 6 Oct 1952  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1915  Springwater, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gladys Hosmer,   b. 6 Aug 1920,   d. 28 Jan 2005  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1952  Naples, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Family ID F8495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Dec 1916 - Springwater, Livingston Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1952 - Naples, Ontario Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Aug 2001 - Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Clearview Cemetery, Cohocton, Steuben Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set