Philip R. Mitchell, age 83 of Greenville, Ohio passed away Wednesday January 25, 2012 in the Good Samaritan Hospital Dayton, Ohio. Philip was born May 14, 1928 in Lewisburg, Ohio and the son of the late George and Madeline (Hill) Mitchell.
Mr. Mitchell was a graduate of Lewisburg High School and Miami University of Ohio. He was a Korean War veteran, having served in the Counter Intelligence Corps. Mr. Mitchell was a long time member of the Libanus Masonic Lodge #80 of Lewisburg, Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton and was retired from the former State Fidelity Savings and Loan of Greenville.
He is survived by his daughter Tanya (Eric) Brand of Greenville, son Matthew (Lana) Mitchell of Delphos, Ohio and four grandchildren and two step grandchildren.
Private graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family in the Roselawn Cemetery Lewisburg, Ohio. There will be no public visitation.
Arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to Hospice of Dayton.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.