October 11, 1946 - April 24, 2017
Service Date: May 6, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Mitchell, Margaret Carol
With broken hearts, the family of Carol Mitchell (nee Hillman) announce her passing at the Queensway Carleton Hospital on April 24, 2017 at the age of 70. After a courageous 4 year battle with cancer, she is finally at peace. Loving wife of K. Ross Mitchell. The best Mom ever to Margaret (stillborn Nov.1968), Gary (Vassil) Mitchell and Elizabeth (Paul) Riopelle. Beloved grandmother of Andrea (Brad), Nicoletta (Jake), Athena (Eric), Shayne and great grandmother of Nicholas and Zayden. Cherished sister of Starr Hillman. Carol was a member of the Loyal Orange Benevolent Association (LOBA #305) for over 50 years where she helped raise money for many different charities. Carol touched many lives and will forever be in our hearts. Friends may visit at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd (between Baseline and Bayshore Dr.) on Friday, May 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church, 3452 McBean St. Richmond on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 1 p.m. During the service a special honor will be paid to her mother Eleanor Cowburn who passed away December 18, 2016. As per Carol’s request, a Ladies Orange Benevolent Association Service will be held during the funeral for both Carol and her mother. In lieu of flowers, Carol would appreciate donations to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.