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Bertha Castella Mitchell
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Birth: Sep. 2, 1919
Pouch Cove
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Death: Oct. 10, 2009

Bertha (Castella) Mitchell, a 60-year resident of Chelsea, formerly of Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, Canada, died at home on October 10 after a long illness. She was 90 years old.

A Gold Star Mother, she attended Memorial College in St. John, Newfoundland, was a Sunday School teacher and a member of the St. Luke's Guild. A homemaker, she worked as a sales associate for Filene's Basement, a hairdresser and a clerk for the former Prattville Bakery.

She was the beloved wife of the late Cyril Mitchell Sr.; devoted mother of Judy Gensel, Edward Mitchell, Jo-Ann Keller, Robert Mitchell, Donna Darouey, Denise Vargas and the late Cyril Mitchell Jr.; dear sister of Florence Bravos, Myrtle Finn and the late Lucy Pitcher, Ruben Castella and Edward Castella and is also lovingly survived by seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. She was a dear aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Funeral arrangements were by the William R. Carafa & Son Home for Funerals, Chelsea. Burial was in the family lot at Woodlawn Cemetery in Everett. For those who wish to make donations in her memory, they may be made to the St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 201 Washington Ave., Chelsea, MA 02150 or Dr. Matthew S. Shwartz Hospice & Palliative Care, 201 Captains Row, Chelsea, MA 02150.

(Chelsea Record 10-14-2009)

Note: Daughter of
Edward C. Castella & Martha Castella

*Sincere thanks to BobBoston for the photo
Family links: 
  Cyril Mitchell (1914 - 2000)*
  Cyril Mitchell (1947 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Woodlawn Cemetery
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Hillcrest Section, Lot 7315
Created by: Milou
Record added: May 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69898295
Bertha <i>Castella</i> Mitchell
Added by: BobBoston
Bertha <i>Castella</i> Mitchell
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Jun. 21, 2011

- Milou
 Added: May. 16, 2011

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