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,
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