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Porter TroxelPassing: October 8, 2012


Mitchell Cemetery

Graveside Service

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 @ 2:00pm


No Visitation


Mitchell Cemetery

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 @ 2:00pm

MITCHELL – Porter Troxel, 82, passed away at 11:50 a.m. Monday, October 8, 2012, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.

Born August 4, 1930, in Oolitic, he was the son of William and Ella (Boruff) Troxel. He married Christena June Pridemore February 16, 1957.

Porter retired from Naval Surface Warfare Center—Crane and was owner of the Copy Shop for ten years.

He was a U. S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War.

Surviving: wife, Christena Troxel, Mitchell daughters, Tammie (Eddie) Wray, Bedford Robin Nuzum, Bloomington grandchildren, Billy, Jeremy, and Bobby Jo

His parents; brothers, Forest Troxel, Boyd Troxel, and Freeman Troxel; and sister, Ruth Tolliver, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 10, at Mitchell Cemetery with Bro. Jerry Allen officiating.

There will be no visitation.

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3 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Kevin & Jerri Burton | Bedford, Indiana
    Date: October 10, 2012
    Tammy and family, we are saddened to hear of the loss of your father. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
  2. Guest: Becky Goldsberry | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: October 10, 2012
    Tammie, So very sorry about your Dad. You are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless. Becky Goldsberry
  3. Guest: Melissa Horton | Mitchell, IN
    Date: October 10, 2012
    Tammie, my heartfelt condolensces to you and your family. Love ya, girlie. Melissa and Pete