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Ethol Mitchell


1926 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Ethol Mitchell Obituary
ETHOL AUDRA (MERRILL) MITCHELL Ethol Audra (Merrill) Mitchell was born December 30, 1926, in Annis, ID to Lawrence and Annie (Hall) Merrill. She was born to a large family of whom preceded her in death. She was raised in Rigby, ID on a small farm; her young life was full of love and hard work making soap, canning, baking, and doing laundry alongside her siblings. Her father was a dairyman and mother was a midwife/homemaker. After her father's death in 1932, the family moved to Boise, ID. She moved to Portland, OR in 1961 where she met the love of her life Robert D. Mitchell, the two were married on October 28, 1967. They were an unstoppable force together earning their pilots licenses, traveled the world, and owning/managing a successful apartment complex and small business. Ethol is survived by her husband Robert. They moved to Boulder City in 2000. They joined the Rolling Boulders RV Club and spent several years enjoying camping with friends. Funeral services were held at Wilhelm's Portland Memorial Funeral Home in Portland, OR.
Published in Boulder City Review on Nov. 9, 2017
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