Geraldine Lange-Mitchell, age 77 years, of Hillsboro, Wisconsin, died August 4, 2017 at Gundersen Health Systems in La Crosse, as a result of complications of Cancer.
She was born March 10, 1940, in Reedsburg to Arvin and Edna (Held) Lange, and with her younger sister, Josephine, moved to Hillsboro, where she attended school, graduating in 1958. She attended St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, where she met Frederick O. Mitchell, whom she married in 1959. She worked at St. Joseph’s Memorial Hospital as both a Physical Therapy Aide and later as a Dietary Aide.
Geraldine is survived by four children, Michael Frederick (Ann Doty), Theresa Josephine (Caren Huck), Xia Xeon (formerly James Arthur) and Kimberly Annette; sister, Josephine (Howard) Hoffman, one maternal niece, Kathryn Hoffman (Drew Ross), two brothers-in law: John E. (Lois) Mitchell of Hillsboro, with nephews, Jeff (Bobbi), Bill (Teresa), Steven (Kelli), and niece, Sarah, and Victor (Bonnie) Mitchell, with nieces, Katie (Jeff) and Deborah (Ryan), sister-in-law, Cherie (Robert) Pintsch, with nephews, Timothy and Daniel and many great nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband, Frederick, she was preceded in death by her Parents, son, Bruce Quinten and daughter, Ann Elizabeth.
Memorial Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro, friends may call at the Picha Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5 to 6 p.m. Interment will be in the Hills Prairie Cemetery, rural Hillsboro. Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to H.O.P.E., PO Box 274, Hillsboro, WI 54634