Thomas Edward Mitchell, 66, Kingston, formerly of Fulton, N.Y., passed away Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013. He was a member of Constantia Masonic Lodge in New York.
Tom was a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the U. S. Air Force. He retired from Syracuse University after 25 years of service as a boiler maker.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward and Pauline Mitchell of Fulton, N.Y.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Marlene Mitchell; children and spouses, Tina and Breck Vest, Winn and Tina Cook, Todd and Donna Cook; grandchildren, Melissa Thurman, Alicia Vest, Cheyenne Vest, Tosha Cook, Rachel Cusick and husband, TY; great-grandson, Braylon Alan Cusick; sister and brother-in-law, Shirlee and Gary Loser and cousin, Gary Kimball.
Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday in the Click Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Vest officiating. Full military honors will be conferred by the Loudon County Veterans Honor Guard. Private interment will be held in the East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Knoxville. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com