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Richard C. Mitchell

April 1, 1946 September 25, 2013
Richard C. Mitchell
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Richard C. "Dick" Mitchell of Oak Park; beloved husband of Doreen nee Wurster; devoted son of the late Ann and Willie Larkins; loving brother of the late Emily Travis; brother-in-law to Kathleen, Carleen, and David Wurster; dear uncle of Margaret Reighn and Teri Travis Allsopp; fond cousin of Lydia Jean Clark. He also leaves behind his beloved dog Hannah. Mr. Mitchell was a former editor with the Chicago Sun Times. Visitation Sunday 1 p.m. until time of Service 4 p.m. at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Lung Association ( are appreciated. Funeral info: 708-383-3191 or


Sunday, September 29 4:00 p.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home


Sunday, September 29 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home

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