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June, 1996
1 of 10 | Posted by: Andrew Jurman - Rochester, NY

June, 1996
2 of 10 | Posted by: Andrew Jurman - Rochester, NY

“I had been wondering why Mark hadn't replied to my emails, but after going on facebook to message him there,I saw this post. I'm so very sorry and...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Andrew Jurman - Rochester, NY

“I just heard the sad news. Mark was one of the most incredible people I've met. Met Mark in the 1980's and became friends immediately. Mark will...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Joseph D'Esopo - columbia, SC

“I was so devastated to hear about Mark's passing. We had recently reconnected in May 2021 when he found me on Facebook. He was so excited...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Frank Mangano - Wilmington, MA

“If you knew Mark, you loved Mark. One of the most genuine and sweet people I've ever known. Quick witted and full of heart and humor. It was over...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: KENT DERMARDEROSIAN - GRAFTON, MA

“Mark was my Fathers best friend. I’m not sure when exactly it happened, but over the years Mark started referring to himself as “Uncle...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Ali Marderosian - Family

“My sincere condolences to the Mitchell family. Mark was a talented sweet man that I had the pleasure to know after he reached out to me when my son...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Jeannine Holden - Medford, MA

“Mark and I met back in the 80's. He was a sales host at the Circle Gallery in Boston and we immediately became close friends due to our insane love...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Mark Seppala - Sanford, FL

“To Marks Family,I am so sorry for your loss. I know Mark thru my brother Mark. I would see Mark over the years at my nephews, nieces, grand nephews &...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Kara Kressy - MA


Mark J. Mitchell, 64, of Medford formerly of Stoneham, died on Sunday, October 17th at the Beth Israel Medical Center in Boston.

Born in Boston on July 18, 1957, he was the son of the late William, Jr., and Evelyn (White) Mitchell.

Mark was a graduate of Stoneham High School, Class of 1974, Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University and Cal Arts character animations. He was a free lance artist and had worked for the Walt Disney Company. Mark enjoyed all classic horror (monster billings) movies. He was an Artist-Teacher-Historian on the Life and Work of Walt Disney.

Mark was the brother of Mary Theresa Boyle of Derry, NH, Kathleen Foster of Wrentham, Susan Mitchell of Danvers, Evelyn Mitchell of Jaffrey, NH and the late Marilyn Goucher, William R. Mitchell, III and John Mitchell. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Visitation for relatives and friends will be held at the McDonald-Finnegan Funeral Home, 322 Main St., Stoneham on Thursday from 4-7pm. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick Church, 71 Central St., Stoneham on Friday at 10am. At the family's request, all guests are asked to wear masks at the Funeral Home and at church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 209 W Central St, Natick, MA 01760.