With heavy hearts we said goodbye to our mother, Dorothea Irismerle (Iris) Tedford Mitchell (Hawkins) on January 23, 2019 at the age of 82 after battling Alzheimer’s & Vascular Dementia for several years.
Mother was born on November 28, 1936 in Edmonton Alberta where she resided all her life. She was predeceased by her parents Ted and Dorothy (Dolly) Hawkins and her husband Edward (Ed) Mitchell. She is survived by her brother Michael (Betty) Hawkins, her children Char (Don) Boyce, Lornel Mitchell, Dean (Sharleen) Mitchell, her 7 grandchildren (3 Step-Grandkids) and 8 great grandkids. She also leaves behind her beloved and remaining members of ‘The Gang’, Joy May (predeceased by Bob), Ray & Pat Lutz, Herb Lutz (predeceased by Aryle), Chris & Graham Place, & predeceased by Bob & Aileen Mills. Thank you to Unit 8East at the Misericordia Hospital for the loving care & compassion you gave our Mom and family.
Celebration of Life
Saturday, February 23, 2019 at 1:00 PM
Woodvale Facility and Golf Clubhouse
4540 50 Street, Edmonton
The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories