Althea Mitchell

Althea Mitchell

Thursday, June 5th, 1924 Thursday, May 23rd, 2019

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Obituary for Althea Mitchell (Bailey)

Althea M. Mitchell, age 94, beloved wife of the late Robert L. Mitchell, Sr. entered peaceful rest on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in Newtown Rehabilitation Center. Born in Ansonia on June 5, 1924, she was a daughter of the late George and Florence Bailey.

Before devoting her time as a loving mother, Althea worked for the Waterman Bic Company. She was an active member for many years at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Oxford. Althea loved the beach and vacationing in Cape Cod. She enjoyed going to Atlantic City and will be fondly remembered for her love of tag sales and chocolate.

Survivors include her loving son, Robert Mitchell, Jr. and his wife Kristen of Oxford; 4 adored grandchildren, Robert Mitchell, III and his wife Michelle, Darren, Cayden and Autumn Mitchell; 2 cherished great grandchildren, Madison and Mackenzie, as well as her special niece, Darlene Johns and her husband Alan and their loving family. In addition to her husband, Althea was predeceased by her brother, Donald Bailey.

A Funeral Service of Requiem Eucharist will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 421 Oxford Rd., Oxford. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Oxford. Visitation will be held Tuesday morning from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. in The Ralph E. Hull Funeral Home, 161 W. Church St., Seymour.

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 | 9:30am - 10:30am
    Ralph E. Hull Funeral Home
    161 West Church Street
    Seymour, CT
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    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
    9:30am - 10:30am
  • Service

    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 | 11:00am
    St. Peter's Epsicopal Church
    Address Not Available
    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
    Rev. Ellen Donnelly
  • Interment

    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    St. Peter's Cemetery Oxford
    Address Not Available
    Oxford, CT
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    Tuesday, May 28th, 2019

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Donna Mitchell

Cousin Bob, and family - My fondest memories of Aunt Althea picture her serving up cheese and crackers the moment we stopped in to visit. She was a loving, kind and gentle soul. Sincere condolences for your loss. Donna
Comment | Posted at 11:12pm via Condolence

Patti Hudak

Bobby and family,
I'm so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with your and your family.
Patti Hudak
Comment | Posted at 08:46pm via Condolence

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