Edward Lee Mitchell, 60, of Punxsutawney passed away Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at the
Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
He was born on August 14, 1957 in Punxsutawney, PA, a son of the late Elmer and Gloria
On May 5, 1979 he married the former Suzanne Rougeux. She survives him.
Edward worked as a maintenance mechanic and press assembler for Gasbarre Products in Dubois
for twenty-eight years, and most recently at Symmco Inc. in Sykesville.
In his spare time, he enjoyed running his tractor and working outside.
He was a loving husband and father. His biggest enjoyment was spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife, Suzanne, he is survived by one son, Christopher Mitchell of Punxsutawney;
one daughter, Rebecca Mitchell of Rochester, NY; five brothers, Theodore Mitchell; Elmer W. Mitchell,
Jr.; Donald Mitchell; Daniel Mitchell; and Kenneth Mitchell; three sisters, Patricia Dudek; Wanda Wachob; and Pam Newcome.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents.
Arrangements are private and entrusted to the Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney, PA.
In leiu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rougeux Family Relay for Life Team, c/o Valarie
McFarland, 940 North Main Street, Punxsutawney, PA.