Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
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Thomas “Tim” Mitzkovitz

. Calling hours are Wednesday, January 4 from 3-5pm followed by a brief religious service at 5pm with Jack Cooper officiating. There will be fellowship at Deerfield Academy in the Parker Room

Whately – Thomas “Tim” Mitzkovitz, 55, of 168 Chestnut Plain Rd., Whately, died peacefully at Franklin Medical Center on Dec. 30, 2016. Thomas, known as Tim was born September 1, 1961.


Tim graduated from Frontier Regional High School in 1979. He worked for Consolidated Cigar Corp. and Pioneer Explosive before finding his true passion in the food industry. He worked several years for Wolfie’s Restaurant, then the last 15 years at Deerfield Academy where his co-workers became his family.


He was predeceased by his parents, Arlene & Thomas Mitzkovitz. He leaves his sister Robin McGuffey and her husband Dana, his niece Autumn Higgins and nephew Dalton McGuffey both of Colorado, many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends, and most of all, his 3 dogs Tina, Tanya & Taffy.


Arrangements are being handled by the Wrisley Funeral Home in South Deerfield. Calling hours are Wednesday, January 4 from 3-5pm followed by a brief religious service at 5pm with Jack Cooper officiating. There will be fellowship at Deerfield Academy in the Parker Room. Donations can be made to Dakin Animal Shelter, Leverett, MA.


Expressions of Sympathy available at www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com