Charles Edgar Mitchell

Former Enumclaw resident Charles Edgar Mitchell, 82, died April 30, 2014. He was most recently a resident of Packwood, Wash., and died at Sacred Heart Medical Facility in Spokane, Wash.

He was born July 7, 1931, in Enumclaw to Charles and Ethel Mitchell. He served in the U.S. Army, worked as a crane operator and enjoyed chopping wood, doing yard work, model trains and traveling.

He is survived by wife Patricia Mitchell of Packwood; son Rolf Mitchell and wife Sue of Sequim, Wash.; daughters Lindy Jackson and husband Donald of Mill Creek, Wash., Pamela Mitchell of Mill Creek; Leona Doege and husband Kevin of Spokane and Erin Atkins of Auburn; 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by brothers Jim Mitchell, Jerry Mitchell, Lauren Mitchell, Bill Mitchell and Bob Mitchell and sister Mary Stone.

Remembrances are suggested to Assured Health Hospice in Chehalis, Wash.

Services were by Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home. All may sign the online guest book at