Patricia passed away at Bastion Place, Salmon Arm, on June 24, 2012. She was born at Oakshela, Saskatchewan, on Nov. 21, 1919 the eighth and youngest child of George and Louisa (nee Randal) Mitchell. She attended and graduated from the Grenfell High School, Grenfell, Sask. She received her Registered Nurse training at the Regina General Hospital.
Patricia also graduated from the Moose Jaw Bible School in Moose Jaw, Sask. She worked as a R.N. in Saskatchewan. California and British Columbia for over thirty years. She moved from Fruitvale, B.C. to Salmon Arm in 1984 and was involved in Crossroads Free Methodist Church. Her later years were physically challenging for her. She was a hospitable and generous person having had many people in for a meal and sponsored several children in other countries and donated to many charities around the world to help those in need.
Patricia was predeceased, after eight short years of marriage, by her husband John Langset in 1982. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Jack, Fred, Richard and Donald Mitchell and her three sisters Louisa Russell, Dolly Gibson, and Nancy Irwin. Patricia is survived by her stepsons, Roland (Judy) Langset, Glen (Dianna) Langset of Langley, B.C. and their families. One sister-in-law, Lillian Mitchell of Saskatoon, Sask. also numerous nephews, nieces, and friends.
Her cremated remains are to be interned in the Mitchell family plot in the Grenfell Cemetery, Grenfell Sask. A memorial service will he held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Patricia’s name may be made to the “International Child Care Ministries” at 4315 Village Centre Court, Mississauga, Ontario L4Z 1S2 or a charity of your choice.
Many thanks and appreciation to the people at Pioneer Lodge, Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Bastion Place and Doctor Bell for your excellent care while Patricia was in your care.
Arrangements entrusted to FISCHER’S FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORIUM LTD., Salmon Arm (250) 833-1129. EMAIL condolences and share memories at www.fischersfuneralservices.com.