Mitchell, Betty

July 23, 1927 ~ July 25, 2023

MITCHELL, “Betty” Mary (nee St. John) – It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Betty Mitchell on Tuesday, July 25, 2023 at Twin Lakes Terrace, Sarnia at the age of 96. Predeceased by husband Wilford Mitchell (2020). Beloved mother of Linda (Bill) Reid, Rosemary (Doug) George, Bob (Susan) Mitchell, Larry (Bobbie) Mitchell and Cheryl Sullivan (Wes Lockhart). Beloved grandmother of 14, great grandmother of 34, and great great grandmother of 3 with two more on the way. Survived by sister-in-laws Joy St. John, and brother-in-laws Lorne Mitchell, and Stew (Jan) Mitchell. Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by son William Mitchell (2015), parents John St. John and Vi St. John, brother Lloyd St. John, sister Joyce St. John, in-laws Charles and Emily Mitchell, sister-in-laws Kathleen Middleton, Edna Mitchell and Hazel Hull, and brother-in-laws Bill Hull, Claire Middleton and Lyle Mitchell. A special thank you to all the staff at Twin Lakes Terrace nursing home.

Funeral Details
Friends and family will be received for visitation on Saturday July 29, 2023 from 10am to 12pm with a funeral service to follow at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, BRIGDEN. Interment will take place at Oil Springs Cemetery following the service.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or C.E.E. Hospital Foundation (

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  1. Deepest Sympathies to the Mitchell family in the loss of you mom, grandma, and great grandmother. Betty was quite a lady and I’m sure she’ll be missed.

  2. Thinking of you all during this difficult time. Betty was such a wonderful lady, she had a heart of gold and will be missed deeply.
    I thought a lot of Betty, I know Wilfred and Billy will be waiting!

  3. What a long life she shared with you all. You must have many happy memories, sincere condolences to all the family. Tom and Joanne Atkinson

  4. My sincere condolences to Larry, Bobbie, Cheryl and the Mitchell family. You are all in my prayers

  5. Sorry for your. loss, my thoughts and prayers are you at this sad time. She was a remarkable lady.

  6. Our sincere condolences Larry, Bobbi an Mitchell family, thinking of you all at this sad time. Cherish your memories.

  7. To the MITCHELL Family – we send our sincere condolences to all members of the Mitchell family. What an inspiration your mother, grandmother, great-grandmother must have been .. so many memories for you all to tightly hold onto. She will always be with you.

  8. Larry and Bobbie, we are so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing, sincerely Mary and Joe Thompson

  9. Sincere condolences to all the Mitchell family on the passing of Betty. I always enjoyed my visits with Betty, she was always so upbeat & friendly with that cute little laugh. Cherish your memories as I’m sure you have lots to remember.
    Marie Sheppard

  10. So sorry for your loss. Condolences to the Mitchell family. Praying for the family. Linda and Philip Powers

  11. Our sympathies go out to all the Mitchell’s on the passing of Mom, Grandma etc. she lived a long life with her family. Gord and Barb Leaper

  12. Cheryl
    Thinking of you and your entire family on the loss of your Mom. Everyone will have some very special and fun memories of her. Keeping you close in our thoughts. With our deepest sympathies, from Bruce and Marie

  13. Our Condolences Larry,Bobbi & the Mitchell family. We are thinking of you all during this difficult time.

  14. Alan and I send our sympathy to all the family. We have always enjoyed being around Wilford and Betty, they were such a great couple. May great memories help with the pain and warm your hearts. God bless you all.

  15. Our Condolences Linda & Bill, and the Mitchell family, were very sorry to hear that your mom has passed Linda

  16. My deepest condolences on Betty’s passing, it is never easy to lose such a wonderful member of our family and our community, may Gods peace be with you all, Steve Arnold

  17. To the Mitchell family,
    We’re so sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. She will be dearly missed. Betty was always so welcoming and kind. Please know we are thinking of you all during this sad time.
    Mike & Jane Young

  18. Don & I wish to express our sincerest sympathy on the passing of Betty. A friend and neighbour for many years. May all your memories help ease the grief of her passing.

  19. I don’t know of a woman who worked harder than Betty! She was such an integral force in her family and our rural community. My sympathy to the entire family.

  20. Rosemary, Doug & Family,
    I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your amazing Mom. May the memories of her long life always hold a special place in your hearts. Thinking of everyone at this sad time.
    ❤️ Gloria