Anne Mitchell, a member of Holy Redeemer Church for 60 years, died Sept. 15. She was 87.
Mrs. Mitchell was born on Sept. 1, 1926, to John and Caroline (Simora) Kovach. She spent her early years in Linnton, attending St. Patrick's and Cathedral grade schools. She graduated from Commerce (Cleveland) High School. In 1947, she married Jesse Mitchell. She worked at Marshall Wells in Portland.
She was preceded in death by her husband Jesse; parents, John and Caroline (Simora) Kovach; stepfather, Andrew Ballas; and stepsister, Ann Nielsen. She is survived by her sons, Jeff (Kathy) Mitchell and John (Theresa) Mitchell; two grandsons; sister, Mary Weitzel; nieces and nephews.
A rosary will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at Holy Redeemer Church, followed by a funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Memorial donations can be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Chapter of Holy Redeemer Church or KBVM Catholic Broadcasting.