J. Anne Mitchell
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Mitchell, J. Anne, 83, of Smith Street, Riverside, died peacefully on November 16, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of the late Rex Mitchell.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late James and Josephine Pearl (Johnson) Holmes, she lived in Riverside for 61 years.
Mrs. Mitchell was an assistant credit manager for B.A. Ballou Mfg. for 30 years before retiring in 2005.
Anne was a communicant and former CCD teacher at St. Brendan’s Church. She also was a past president of St. Brendan’s Church Parish Council, the St. Vincent de Paul Society, the Platt-Waters School PTA and the East Providence PTA. She was a volunteer for SPREAD, VSA and Eucharistic Minister at Rhode Island Hospital.
She is survived by her six children, Joanne Mitchell of Riverside, John Mitchell and his wife Corinne of Warwick, Kathy Mitchell of Riverside, Michael Mitchell of Riverside, Jimmy Mitchell of East Providence and Jean Mitchell and her wife Bonnie of Riverside; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Brendan Church, Turner Avenue, Riverside on Wednesday November 21, 2018 at 10 a.m. Calling hours and flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions to St. Vincent de Paul Society, c/o St. Brendan Church in Ann’s memory would be deeply appreciated.