Raymond R. Mitchell, 95, formerly of Woodstock, died Monday, October 31, 2016 at Sunrise Countryside in Sterling.
He was born February 9, 1921 in Searsboro, Iowa, son of the late Frank and Jessie Rosenberger Mitchell.
He retired from the Army Corps of Engineers with the Federal Government. He served in the Army Air Corps during W.W. II.
He was a member of Woodstock United Methodist Church. He also was a member of Cassia Masonic Lodge # 142 Woodstock and 352nd Fighter Corps Association.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Mitchell April 9, 2013 whom he married September 10, 1950.
He is survived by a daughter, Janet Moore of Sterling; a son, Dennis Ray Mitchell of Berryville; three grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held Friday, November 4, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock with the Rev. Robert Hoskins officiating. Burial will follow with Military Honors by American Legion, Muhlenberg Post 199, Woodstock at Sunset View Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Dennis Mitchell, Sr., Dennis Mitchell, Jr., Timothy Moore, Bob Epling, Gary Rufner, William Rogers and Jim Jiron.
The family will receive friends Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock, prior to the service at 3:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Woodstock United Methodist Church, 156 S. Muhlenberg Street, Woodstock, VA 22664 or Shenandoah Memorial Hospital Foundation, 759 Main Street, Woodstock, VA 22664.