Robert Eugene Mitchell

February 21st, 1930 - April 13th, 2019

Robert Eugene Mitchell, born February 21, 1930 in Urbana, Illinois, left us suddenly on April 13, 2019. He leaves his wife of 68 years, Judith Denny Mitchell, and two children, Robert Thomas Mitchell and his wife Renee, Judith Anne Mitchell, and beloved granddaughter, Rebecca Mitchell Williams and her husband Seth, two great grandchildren, Hunter and Paisley Williams. Also a sister, Betty Winters, of LeRoy Illinois and a brother John Edward Mitchell, of Peoria, Az. He lived a quiet, full life doing what he always wanted to do—teaching. He
served in the U. S. Army for two years in Japan during the Korean War, earned BA from Redlands University and Masters in Zoology from Univ of Michigan, having spent 7 summers at the Biological Station at Pellston, Michigan. He taught at Colton High School, Riverside High School, Fullerton College, part time at Pepperdine University and California Lutheran University, the last 19 years at Oxnard High School, all in California. He lived in Camarillo for 35 years and his last 8 years at Sun Lakes Country Club in Banning, California. He lived a very quiet and private life, but dearly loved his wife, children and granddaughter and family
was so very much loved by all of them and will be sorely missed.