Obituary: Stan Mitchell

Stan Mitchell

Longtime Malibu resident Stan Mitchell died on Nov. 13 after a lengthy illness. He was 93 years old.

Mitchell was born in New York City in 1921. He attended Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia before serving in the Army during World War II.

Mitchell married Judy Kamen Mitchell in 1948, and the couple raised their two sons in Yonkers, New York.

After selling his publishing business in 1985 and retiring, Stan and Judy moved to Point Dume.

“They enjoyed traveling, cruises and living in Malibu,” said a loved one.

Stan was preceded in death by Judy, who passed away in 2012 after 64 years of marriage.

Mitchell is survived by his sons Ed (also of Malibu) and Dr. Barry Mitchell of Saratoga Springs, New York, and his grandchildren Max Mitchell and Samantha Mitchell.

Funeral services were private.