Mitchel D Mickelson

Mitchel D Mickelson – Salina Utah

Our loving Father and Grandfather passed away surrounded by his loved ones November 24, 2023 at the age of 67. 

Mitch was born January 20, 1956 to Derrald and Beverly Bown Mickelson in Gunnison, Utah. 

He married the love of his life Fran Peterson August 10, 1974 in Redmond, Utah. They shared 47 years together, and devoted their life enjoying their 6 kids and 20 grandkids. 

Mitch loved spending time outdoors fishing and hunting with his father, father in-law, sons, and grandsons. Mitch supported his daughters and granddaughters, by attending their sporting and dance events. Mitch loved seeing his grandchildren succeed, and was their biggest fan. He truly loved spending time with his family making memories. 

Mitch was the  definition of a hard worker, and spent 44 years working at SUFCO coal mine, where he made lifelong friendships with his co-workers. 

Mitch had the best sense of humor, and loved joking and playing pranks on friends and family. If you knew Mitch, chances are you had a nickname from him. 

Mitch is survived by his children, Brady(Suzette) Mickelson -Centerfield, Mindi(Earl) Taylor -Salina, Ashlee(Kris) Larsen -Salina, Tyler(Brooke) Mickelson -California, Jorgen(Anastasia) Mickelson -Salina, and 20 grandchildren. Sister’s, Karen(Joe) Lamkey, Pam(Michael) O’neil,

Sister-in-law, Kola Peterson

He is preceded in death by his beautiful wife Fran Mickelson, Parents – Derrald and Beverly Mickelson, Mother and Father in law- Pericson and Tola Peterson. Sister- Karma Haacke 

Brother-in-laws Barry and Kim Peterson. 

A viewing will take place on Friday, December 1st, 2023 at the Salina LDS Stake Center from 6:00pm-8:00pm.

A graveside service will take place on Saturday December 2nd, 2023 at 11:00am. at the Redmond Cemetery, where burial will take place under the direction of Springer-Turner Funeral Home.

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