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Obituary for Joanne B. Mitchell

Joanne B.  Mitchell
Joanne B. Mitchell, 77, a resident of Livermore, passed away, Monday, May 14th at Hospice House of Androscoggin. She was born October 18, 1940 in Lewiston, the daughter of Chester True and Leatrice (Rose) True. She attended school at Leavitt Institute and later received her associate degree from University of Maine Farmington in 1988. She worked as a dietary technician at Maine General in Augusta until her retirement. On May 30, 1959 she married Richard F. Mitchell, Sr. and they enjoyed 49 years of marriage before his passing on May 12, 2009. She later married Robert Trask on Sept. 21, 2013, he passed away March 22, 2017. She was a member of the Village Scrappers of Turner and the Red Hats. Joanne enjoyed sewing, quilting, crocheting, scrapbooking, reading, traveling and day trips with family and friends. Above all else was her love of family. Joanne’s greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by a daughter, Cathi Howell and her husband Jef of New Harbor, three sons and their wives, Richard, Jr. & Joan Mitchell of Leeds, David & Carrie Mitchell of Jay and Robert & Marcia Mitchell of Turner, 13 grandchildren, Richard III and Stacey Mitchell, Dana and Nikki Mitchell, Tiffany and Raymond Mathon, Caryn Howell and fiancé Laurin Dupré, Laura Howell, Cody Mitchell and fiancée Mariah Corbett, Cameron, Carter, Elizabeth, Kaitlyn, and Annika Mitchell and Sophia and Billy Visconti; 7 great-grandchildren, Moesha Harrington, Lilyana and Jonah Mathon, Gabriel, Avery, Addalyn and Aria Mitchell; three brothers, Larry True and his wife Joyce of Leeds; Timothy True and his wife Philippa of Hartford; and Russell True of Hebron; three sisters, Nancy Timberlake of Livermore; Patricia True of Madison and Sandra Burgess and her husband Reggie of Leeds; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, her husbands, infant brother David True, infant sister and her brother Roger True. Messages of condolence may be sent to:

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