Catherine M. Mitchell

May 29, 1938 - July 26, 2019

Service Date: July 30, 2019

Funeral Home Harding Litwin Funeral Home

Place of Service Nativity BVM

Catherine M. Mitchell, 81, of Tunkhannock died Friday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital, Scranton. Born in Meshoppen on May 29, 1938, the daughter of the late William and Helen Fallett Mitchell.

Catherine is a graduate of Tunkhannock High School and Keystone Junior College. Catherine received her degree as a medical secretary from Keystone junior college and she worked for Dr. Arthur Davenport until he retired. was a member of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Tunkhannock.

She was a devoted follower of the First Friday Vigil held each month at the Oblates of St. Joseph Seminary in Pittston, the Blue Army of Fatima and Carmalites. In early years, she enjoyed riding horseback and entered her horse in many horse shows in the area. She exhibited her beautiful chihuahuas at the Bloomsburg Fair Dog Show for well over 50 years. She truly loved them and they were a very large part of her life.

Preceded in death by a sister Joy E. Mitchell

Surviving are three sisters Sandra Mitchell of Tunkhannock, Marlene Kadelock of Beaumont and Linda Kellett of Ocala, FL.

A mass of Christian burial will be Tuesday 7/30/2019 at 10am from Nativity B.V.M. Church 99 E. Tioga St. Tunkhannock with Father Patrick L. Albert, friends are asked to go directly to church. Interment will take place at the Pieta Cemetery, Tunkhannock. For online condolences or directions please visit

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