Mitchell A. Filing Jr.

Born: 12/22/1947 Passed:

Mitchell A. Filing Jr.

Mitchell A. Filing Jr., 68, died peacefully on June 29th at Akron City Hospital.

Mitchell is survived by his two children, Tony and Amy Filing, and his three siblings, Connie Shoff, Phil Filing, and Valerie Turner.  He also leaves behind two grandchildren, Mitchell and Jack Filing, along with several friends and loved ones.   Mitchell is preceded by his wife, Rita Filing.

Mitchell is a proud veteran of the U.S. Army and served honorably in the Vietnam War.  Mitchell was born in Akron Ohio to the parents of Mitchell and Dora May Filing.  He spent most of his life in the Portage Lakes area.  Mitchell was a dedicated electrician and was a member of the IBEW Locals 306 and 11.

Services will be held on Monday, July 18th at 11:00 am at the Cornerstone Church followed by his interment at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project.  Condolences and special memories may be shared online at

Heritage Cremation Society



4 Tributes to Mitchell A. Filing Jr.

  1. Frank Wall, Coventry Class of 66 says:

    My sincere, heartfelt condolenses for Mitchell Anthony Filing, also known as Tony Filing

  2. Ken Filing says:

    Connie and family,
    Our deepest sympathy on the passing of Mitch. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
    With love,
    Ken and Teddy Filing

  3. Vicki Geiger says:

    I have known Tony since the days his Father had his insurance business next door to my home. Tony had a heart of gold and was a friend to all of us. He was always around to give someone a helping hand. Tony will be missed and always have a special place in my heart. May you find peace in the good memories.

  4. Vicki Geiger says:

    I have known Tony since his Dad had his Insurance agency next door to my family’s home. Tony always had a heart of gold and was everybody’s friend. He was always ready to help anyone if they needed help. Tony will always have a special place in my heart. May you find peace in your memories of him.

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