Mitchell, Peter D. Sr., age 91, of West Milford, on Saturday, May 2, 2020.
Born in Paterson, Peter had grown up in Elmwood Park before moving to Hawthorne where he had resided for most of his life. He later became a resident of West Milford. A dental technician for Little Falls Dental Lab, Peter had also been a parishioner of St. Anthony’s R.C. Church in Hawthorne. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching baseball, was a member of the Elks Club in Wayne, and served as the quarter master for ten years in the Hawthorne Muchachos.
Peter was the beloved husband of the late Elizabeth (nee Burke) Mitchell (2013). Loving father of Deborah Cliff and her husband Fred of Hawthorne and Peter Mitchell Jr. and his wife Sharon of Stanhope. Grandfather of Jeffrey Turner and his wife Lauren and Stephanie McLaughlin. Great Grandfather of Mason, Braden, Lilliana, and Chelsea. He is also survived by many dear nieces and nephews.
Cremation will take place privately. Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Avenue, Hawthorne.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Project Wounded Warrior, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675.