Barbara Mitchell

Barbara Mitchell

1969 - 2019

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Barbara Mitchell, age 50, beloved wife of Harry Veach of Ansonia, died December 30, 2019 at Griffin Hospital following a sudden illness. Born in Danbury on November 26, 1969, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Barbara Hill Mitchell. Ms. Mitchell was raised in Danbury and was a graduate of Danbury High School. Together with her husband, she resided in Ansonia for 16 years, previously of Shelton. Barbara was a lover of all animals, especially of her own canine companions and beloved yorkie-poo “Honey”. Ms. Mitchell enjoyed watching television and her favorite movie “Dirty Dancing”, time and time again. She listened and appreciated all forms of music, but found her greatest thrill in bargain hunting. She loved shopping for all things- constantly looking for a good deal. In addition to her husband Harry of 24 years, she is survived a sister, Mary Anna Mitchell, and brother, James (Heather) Mitchell, all of New Milford; as well as six nieces and nephews, including a cherished niece, Irene Osterhoudt of Ansonia, whom she raised as a daughter. A Memorial Service in celebration of Barbara’s life will be held on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM in the Interfaith Chapel of Griffin Hospital, (located in the Spiritual Care Office, 2nd floor), 130 Division Street, Derby, CT. Interment will be private. The Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Avenue, Ansonia is in care of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at
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Memorial Service

10:00 am
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Interfaith Chapel Of Griffin Hospital
Spiritual Care Office- 2nd Floor
Derby, Connecticut, United States