Raymond “Ray” Mitchell of Wallaceburg passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospital in London on Friday, February 23, 2018 at the age of 87.

Raymond was the son of the late Jack and Blanche (Markham) Mitchell. Beloved husband of the Joanne (Oliphant) Mitchell. Loving father of Brian (Sherry) Mitchell, Keith Mitchell, Sandra (Dave) Meyskens and Marietta (Hugh) Kirby. Special grandfather of 11 and great grandfather of 23. Ray was the last surviving of the Mitchell family. Ray had great passion for the 40 years a Barber sharing numerous stories and laughter with his customers.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 PM on Tuesday. The Funeral Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at Our Lady Help of Christians Church in Wallaceburg on Wednesday, February 28 at 11 AM.

Interment to follow in Riverview Cemetery. If desired, remembrances to The Kidney Foundation or the Diabetic Association may be left at the funeral home 519.627.3231. Online tributes may be left at www.CavanaghFuneralHome.ca