JOHN J. MITCHELL was a long-time resident of Camden NJ. A member of the Camden County Park Police, he retired as Chief in 1996. After his retirement in 1996, he served in the Retired Chiefs Committee of the Camden County Police Chiefs Association

John J. Mitchell passed away on April 12, 2004 at the age of 71.

May 1967 - Camden County Park Police in front of their headquarters
Park Boulevard, Collingswood NJ - John J. Mitchell is second from left
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Photograph Courtesy of Bob Bartosz

Camden Courier-Post - April 15, 2004

Of Camden, NJ on April 12, 2004. Age 71.
Mr. Mitchell was the retired Chief of the Camden County Park Police retiring in 1996.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Joan; his son, John and his wife Tamara; 2 grand daughters, Tamara and Catherine; brother, Paul (Harriet) Mitchell; sister, Edna (Rosezell) Worlds; brother-in-law, Robert Patterson sister-in-law Beatrice Mitchell; goddaughter Paula Davis; godson Michael Worlds; a devoted friend John (Gigi) Agigigan, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Mr. Mitchell was preceded in death by his brother Albert and sister Jean.

Services Saturday, 11am at the Mt. Pisgah AME Church - Warwick and Mouldy Rds., Lawnside, NJ where friends may call after 9am. Interment: Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the John J. Mitchell Memorial Stained Glass Window Fund at Mt. Pisgah AME Church.