Enoch M. “Marty” Mitchell, Jr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Enoch M. “Marty” Mitchell, Jr.

January 8, 1957 - May 29, 2023

Enoch M. “Marty” Mitchell, Jr., age 66, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, May 29, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on January 8, 1957, he was the son of the late Enoch M. Mitchell, Sr. and Margaret Mae Mitchell. Marty worked as a drywall hanger at Heritage Interior for many years.

Marty loved spending his free time outdoors, often going camping or taking weekend trips to the beach. He enjoyed watching NASCAR in his spare time and was a big fan of Dale Earnhardt. Above all, Marty treasured his time spent with his family.

Marty is survived by his loving wife, Linda R. Mitchell; children, Enoch “Marty” (Melissa) of Dover, Christopher (Regina) of Quakertown, PA, Mandy of Middletown, and Matthew (Kristin) of New Castle; sisters, Patricia Estep (Doug) of New Castle and Beulah Clark (Ed) of Kneeland, CA; and grandchildren, Emily, Christopher, Cameron, Abby, Aiden, and McKenzie.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9:30 am until 11:30 am on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will be held at 11:30 am. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Marty’s memory to the Minquadale Fire Company, P.O. Box 647 Manor Branch, New Castle DE 19720.


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18 Condolences for Enoch M. “Marty” Mitchell, Jr.

  • Very sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers for you and your family 🙏🙏

  • Will miss your larger than life personality and humor. You’re a good man. You did a great job in life, family, love and in fighting the battle placed upon you. I love you and you will truly be missed. Rest easy Uncle Marty. Say what’s up to my hubby up there for me.❤

  • I am sorry for your loss. I knew Marty most of my life. He will be truly missed. Rest In Peace my friend. You fought the good fight.

  • Marty you surely will be missed! May you rest in peace. Praying for you Linda and all of your family those memories will be forever in your hearts.

  • I knew Marty for about 45 years He was a Great Guy & Friend always had me laughing he use to tease me all the time. He would give u the shirt off his back & never asked for anything in return. I will always remember the Fun times at The Dover Nascar races. My thoughts & prayers 🙏 go out to the family and friends. R.I.P. MARTY TILL WE MEET AGAIN MY FRIEND

  • Marty and I had a lot of “History” together back in the 70s & 80s. We called it the good old days because we weren’t good or old. “Cannon” was someone I could always count on if I needed anything.

    You had a good run my fiend. You will be missed. My heart goes out to Linda and Marty’s extended family.

  • Kind hearted funny Man who became best friends with my brothers Fran and David. Rest in heaven you had enough of the pain as you tried so hard to stay here with your wife, Children and grandchildren. No more pain no more Drs hospitals or worries you are now in heaven! Bless your soul. To Matt and Mandy and Linda our heart is broken hearing of his passing. He will be missed. Love to the family

  • Marty was there when Dave and I started our life together in the early 70’s. He was a good friend and so witty. Sending hugs and much love to Linda and the family. So sorry for your loss.💔

  • Very sorry for your loss 💜
    All my love and prayers are with you and all your family 🙏🏻

  • Bruce and I send our love and condolences to you and the entire family I’m sorry we won’t be able to attend but our thoughts and prayers are with you all God bless ❤️✝️🙏

  • Linda, so sorry to hear of Marty’s passing. He was always liked by myself and my brothers that he hung drywall with. Especially my big brother, Jim. Will try to make the services on Tuesday. God bless you. Speedy

  • Rip my Nascar friend from are Nascar family that we had many years at Dover speed way! Condolences to your family!
    We had alot of great times that can’t be replaced!!!

  • Buddy you will surely be well missed! You could always tell the best stories, give a helping hand, bust stones with the best of them and take it too. Say hello to your old Richmond roommate Dave, Gary and Ron.
    Until we all see each other again. Harry

  • It’s hard to believe Martys no longer with us. I know you’ll miss him forever as will I. Marty was one of a kind and I mean one of a kind. I remember all the good times we had, whatever we did together we had fun doing it. Even if it was a screwed-up basement or a hot as heck attic. So sorry I couldn’t make the service, but Marty would understand so stay strong and I’ll see ya in late summer. Your buddy Hillbilly

  • Linda and family, I am so sorry for your loss

  • So very sorry for your loss! Lots of love and prayers to you all!

  • So very Sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with your family in this difficult time ❣️ 🙏 🤍

  • I apologize as I am just now finding out about this. Please accept my deepest condolences and sympathy. I’m so sorry Linda 💜