Michael R. Mitchell, age 50 of Concord, Nebraska died on Friday, November 2, 2018 at his home in Concord, NE.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Concord, Nebraska with Pastor Todd Thelan officiating.
Michael Richard was born on March 5, 1968 in Omaha, Nebraska to Richard Thayne and Carol Louise (McDonald) Mitchell. Michael lived and attended school in South Sioux City, NE. After school, he enlisted in the U.S. Army. Michael successfully completed his training in Ft. Benning, Georgia. After being honorably discharged, Michael's life work was in the construction industry.
Michael was an avid fisherman. His favorite place to be was fishing for walleye in Pierre, SD, and being surrounded by friends and family. Michael was known for his quick wit and finding humor in any situation. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by two children, daughter Brittany Mitchell of Sloan, Iowa; son Zachary Mitchell of Concord; two grandchildren Liberty Sidney and Phoenix Mead of Sloan; father Richard (Amy) Mitchell of Fremont, NE; brother William (Bill) Mitchell of Vallejo, CA; sister Mary Yen of Des Moines, IA.
Michael was preceded in death by his mother Carol (McDonald) Mitchell; grandparents Kenrick Russell (K.R.) and Faye Mitchell; Lester (Pete) and Frances McDonald.
Messages will be reviewed and posted within 1 business day.
Buddy or Big Daddy: I am so saddened by your sudden decision to leave us all. No more pain, worries or stress. Thank you for all the great and fun memories. You had such a big heart. I will cherish our friendship/relationship. FLY HIGH AND SPREAD YOUR WINGS ON YOUR JOURNEY. With much love to you.
We are so sorry for your loss. A few years ago, Mike was our neighbor but always our friend. He will be missed. Our hearts go out to his family, and children. Prayers to all of you.
Hey buddy..well I haven't had the pleasure of really getting to know you ..but Mom approved or u ..short knowing you but with everything that I am I promise keep an ear open and watch over this young man like my own brother ..but the best watcher is you ..god bless and enjoy his life
Jennifer & Lyndsey Sutton
Big Daddy !!! Babe I am really missing you so much. I know in my heart you are free of everything. I'm so sorry I couldn't help you in your final days. We had so many plans. I will see you again someday and you can teach me how to fish. That's right, you had you would come back as a "fish". Your silly ways of thinking.
Love and Miss you so much. Cody
Big Daddy !! I am missing every thing about you. You made my days filled with happiness. We had a bond that a lot of people didn't know about. I will always hold you close to my heart. I loved you and told you many times. It is very hard to write this. I miss you so much. Always on my mind.
Babe !! I Miss you So Much. !! So lost with out you. I am having a very hard time trying to figure out why you left. I think of you every day and night. We were great together. Laughing and joking together. Just wish you didn't leave. I love you forever.
Merry Christmas Big Daddy. Another holiday that I am missing with out you. If I could have a one and only wish, I'd wish for you to come back. I am so lonely here with out you babe. Love, hugs and kisses sent your way.
BABE!!!!!! I am MISSING YOU SO MUCH. I am so lonely out here, being by myself. You are in my thoughts every single day and night. I cry and cry wanting an answer of "why".???? I will never get the answers that I need. OMG I miss you. You were a big influence of my reason to come back to Nebraska as well as my familly that lives here. I had found a reason to be happy. Now you are gone and I am so lost without you. I feel No one understands my feelings. Miss and Love you MIKE
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