Margaret S. Mitchell, 86

JUNE 7, 1925-DEC. 15, 2011

December 16, 2011
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Margaret Shockley Mitchell, 86, of Hagerstown, passed away Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

She was born June 7, 1925, in Whiton, Md., to the late Joshua William and Elsie Jane Holloway Shockley.

She graduated from the University of Maryland as a registered nurse and worked at the Montebella Hospital in Baltimore prior to having children.

She was of the protestant faith.

Survivors include husband, Daniel "Fred" Mitchell Jr., of Hagerstown, to whom she was married for 56 years; sons Daniel F. Mitchell III of Hagerstown, Bruce E. Mitchell of Hagerstown, and M. Scott Mitchell of Smithsburg; daughter, Elsie Jane Cooley of Hagerstown; granddaughters Sarah M. Scarnato of Butler, Pa., Erin K. Cooley of Hagerstown, Heather K. Mitchell of Smithsburg, and Victoria Q. Mitchell of Smithsburg; stepgrandson, Brandon J. Conrad of California; brother, Louis Shockley of Salisbury, Md.; and sister, Emily Larner of Springfield, Va.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, from 6 to 8 p.m.  The funeral home will be open after 1 p.m. on Monday for the convenience of family and friends.

The funeral service will be held at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Ernest E. Witmer officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to: Community Rescue Service, 110 Eastern Blvd. N, Hagerstown, MD 21742

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