Northwest NEWS

December 13, 1999

Local News

Obituary: "Jackie" Joyce Mitchell

   "Jackie" Joyce Mitchell, age 78, passed away on December 6.

   She is survived by her husband Richard Mitchell; son, Bill Mitchell and his wife Becky and their children, Jen Kummer and Amy Mitchell; son, John Mitchell and his children, Ross and Jayme Mitchell; sisters Jesse Woodward, Faye Thyer, Elsie Chater, Beryl O'Rielly, and Thelma Plowman, all of Australia; sister-in-law Don Spreine; and "God's special gift to us," Jim and Sheila Olsen, "each in their own way having a special place in my heart."

   "Jackie" and Richard resided in Kent for 20 years, later moving to the Bothell-Woodinville area, where they lived for 30 years. They were longtime members of the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bothell.

   A memorial service was held Monday, December 13, at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10207 NE 183rd St., Bothell. Remembrances may be directed to the Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle. Arrangements were by Bothell Funeral Home.