In Memory of




Obituary for Joyce E. Mitchell

Joyce E. Mitchell of Yorkshire, NY died Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Buffalo at the age of 80.

She was born December 3, 1938 in Buffalo a daughter of the late Dudley Hopkins and Evelyn (nee Smith) Lindsley. She enjoyed crafts.

She was a bartender at the Chaffee Hotel and the Shamrock Inn in Sardinia.

She is survived by her husband, James Mitchell whom she married April 22, 1961 in Sardinia; her children: James (Missy) Mitchell of Freedom, Jean (Paul) Wiedemann of Sardinia and Jolee (Phil) Marble of Sardinia; her siblings: Don Hopkins of Sardinia and Duane Hopkins of Chaffee; her grandchildren: Vanessa Mitchell, Stephen (Beth) Wiedemann, Codie Mitchell, Melissa (Shane) Davies and Nicole Mitchell; also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Joyce is preceded in death by her parents; her step-father: Carlyle "Bud" Lindsley; her sister - Diane Hutchinson.

There will be no calling hours. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorials may be made to the Kidney Foundation of WNY, 4444 Bryant & Stratton Way, Williamsville, NY 14221 or to the American Diabetes Association, 4955 North Bailey Ave., Suite 217, Amherst, NY 14226.