Doris Marian Mitchell, Warsaw, passed away at 9:44 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, at Peabody Retirement Community, North Manchester, at the age of 96.
She was born on Oct. 28, 1919, in Baltimore, Md., to Adelia (Schad) and William Short. On March 27, 1942, she was married to Donald Cameron Mitchell who passed away on Oct. 3, 1993.
She worked as a secretary for a number of years. Doris and her husband had lived in Wheeling, W.Va., where they were members of Stone Presbyterian Church, Wheeling. She moved to Warsaw, five and half years ago and attended the Warsaw Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Doris will be missed dearly, she was a great wife, mother and grandmother.
She will be lovingly remembered by her daughter: Dorothy (Mike) Herring, Warsaw; three sons: Donald Mitchell, Cincinnati, Ohio; David (Karen) Mitchell, Conway, Ark.; Douglas (Liz) Mitchell, Cheney, Wash.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and her daughter: Diana Walthour in 1991.
No visitation or services are planned. Arrangements were entrusted to Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, Warsaw.
Memorial donations may be directed to Gideons International, P.O. Box 766, Winona Lake, IN 46590; or to Stone Presbyterian Church, 25 East Cove Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003 and would be appreciated by the family.