Geraldine E. Mitchell, age 87, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away Sunday evening, March 15, 2020 in Gahanna, Ohio at her daughter’s home.
Geraldine was born in Mechanicsburg, Ohio July 23, 1932, to the late William Edgar and Glendora (Dolby) Sanders. She married Milton Roger Mitchell November 11, 1950 in Richmond, Indiana, and he preceded her in death February 19, 2005. She was also preceded in death by a son, Philip Mitchell; a granddaughter, Leslie Mitchell; a sister, Naomi Jackson and a brother, Raymond Sanders.
Geraldine is survived by her children, Belinda Mitchell of Bellefontaine, Michele A. (Frank) West of Xenia, Ohio, Milton A. (Jean) Mitchell of London, Ohio, Chrystal (Daniel) West of Xenia, Lionel (Tracey) Mitchell of Bellefontaine, and Noelle (Eric) Lee of Gahanna; nineteen grandchildren; twenty two great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
Geraldine was a founding member of Christ Our King Church in Bellefontaine.
A private graveside service was held for Geraldine at the Bellefontaine Cemetery.
The arrangements were handled by the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.