Dorothy Margaret Mitchell

Feb. 28, 1908-March 9, 2003

HERMISTON — Dorothy Margaret Mitchell died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston at the age of 95.

Dorothy was born on Feb. 28, 1908, in Astoria to August "Gus" and Jeannette "Nettie" (Lawrence) Schoenbaechler. She was raised in Baker City and graduated from high school there. She had been a resident of Hermiston for the past 24 years.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Catholic Church.

She is survived by her daughters, Mary Jane Guyer of Walla Walla, Wash., Margaret Ray of Hermiston and Jeanne Smith of Pendleton; brother-in-law, Rev. Thomas J. Mitchell OSB of Mexico; nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Warren Mitchell, in 1984; and parents, Gus and Nettie Schoenbaechler.

Recitation of the Rosary will be held Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at 7 p.m. at Burns Mortuary Chapel in Hermiston. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, March 12, 2003, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church in Hermiston. Burial will follow in the Hermiston Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of choice.

Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in charge of the arrangements.

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