The Rev. Stephen Mitchell passed away yesterday evening. A retired priest of the Diocese of Keewatin he was the husband of the Rev. Joan Mitchell, retired from the Diocese of Algoma. During her time in Algoma, Joan served in parishes in Thunder Bay and Gravenhurst and was a Pastoral Chaplain. They were also occasional visitors, following retirement, to St. Mary’s, Powassan, especially during the days of the Gospel Music Festival.
Mr. Mitchell’s funeral will be held on Sunday, September 25 at 4 pm at St David, 133 James Street East, Orillia. Our thoughts and prayers are with Joan and the Mitchell family.