Obituary photo of Richard Mitchell, Indianapolis-IN
In Loving Memory of

Richard Donald Mitchell

1943 - 2023
Obituary photo of Richard Mitchell, Indianapolis-IN
In Loving Memory of

Richard Donald Mitchell

1943 - 2023

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
925 East Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, IN  46227
317-737-1545
Memorial Service:
Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 1:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
925 East Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, IN  46227
317-737-1545
Richard Donald Mitchell Life story video
Richard Donald Mitchell, age 79 of Indianapolis passed away on Friday, January 13, 2023 in Indianapolis. He was born July 24, 1943 in Indianapolis the son of Frank and Aline (Smith) Mitchell. Richard attended Harry E. Wood High School in Indianapolis. On February 18, 1961 in Indianapolis, Richard married the love of his life Sherrill Kemper and they spent many years happy marriage together until she passed away. He worked for many years as a truck driver for multiple companies and lastly worked for Royal Foods until he retired. Richard liked to go bowling, play basketball, play horseshoes and go to horse races. His favorite artist of all time was Elvis Presley. Richard will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather.

Richard is survived by 2 children, Rhea Dawn McCombs and Richard D. (wife Sue) Mitchell, II; 3 grandchildren, Melissa D. (husband Keith) Twitty, Danielle L. (husband Adam) Davis and Jose Sanchez; great-grandchildren, Aidan D. McCormack, Elliot C. McCombs, Izabella E. Davis, Aurora D. Davis, Marley Twitty and Shana Sanchez; and life-long friends, Jimbo Strong, Buddy Ditchley and numerous others.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Sherrill Mitchell.

Richard's service will be livestreamed at the scheduled service time. Click Here to view the service.

A memorial service honoring Richard’s life will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 925 E. Hanna Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46227. A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at the funeral home.
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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
925 East Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, IN  46227
317-737-1545
Memorial Service:
Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 1:00pm
Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
925 East Hanna Ave.
Indianapolis, IN  46227
317-737-1545

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