Dorothy "Evelyn" Waite Blind Mitchell, 87, of Stockport, passed away at 10:20 p.m. on Friday (Jan. 31, 2014) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Gastown, Ohio, on Nov. 27, 1926, a daughter of Jerry S. and Geraldine Yarnell Waite. She was married to Ralph L. Blind and later to Kenny Mitchell, who both preceded her in death. Evelyn was a High School graduate, was a wonderful homemaker, a member of the Dale United Methodist Church and the Dale Ladies Aide.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Fred and Karen Blind of Malta, Phillip and Doris Blind of Dale, Ohio, and John and Mary Blind of Waterford; two daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and Larry Allman of Dale, and Tammie and Ed Martin of Waterford; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Shirley Hartleben and husband, Hubert, of Stockport.
Other than her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy and Tommy Waite; one sister, Elaine Welch; one grandson; one grandaughter; and one great-great-grandson.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday (Feb. 4, 2014) at the Dale United Methodist Church in Dale . Burial will be in the Dale Cemetery. Friends may call today (Feb. 3) from 5 to 8 p.m. at Stone-Matheney Funeral Home in Chesterhill and for one hour prior to the service in Dale on Tuesday.
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