November 28, 1932 – October 7, 2014
Wes Mitchell was born in Wainwright, AB on November 28, 1932 and passed away on October 7, 2014 surrounded by family in Calgary, AB.
Wes was the older brother of Edgar (Carol) Mitchell born to Myrle and Lorne Mitchell. He married Eva Glaim in 1958 they had a wonderful 56 years together filled with love and children. He is survived by his children Donna (Kevin) Walker, Dave Mitchell (Brett Taylor), Patricia Mitchell, Brent (Katherine) Mitchell, grandchildren Brittany Walker, Kirsten Mitchell, Connor Mitchell and Keanna Mitchell, Jennifer (Colin) Stewart, great grandchild Callum Stewart, Adam Taylor, Jace (Roxy) Taylor, neice Daphne Mitchell, nephews Scott Mitchell and David Klym (Tracy Scarlato). Wes was very involved in the Sea Cadet movement from 1954 to 1993 holding the titles of Officer, Executive Officer and Commanding Officer of RCSCC Cayuga. Eva and Wes lived in Wainwright until 1995 and then moved to Calgary where they retired closer to family. Wes had many interests, however his greatest joy in life was being surrounded by friends and family. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Funeral Services will be held at Ogden United Church (7401 – 23rd Street S.E.) on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of John Wesley Mitchell, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences