Dorothy Marie Mitchell

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Dorothy Marie Mitchell, age 87, of Glendive passed away on August 21, 2019 at the Eastern Montana Veteran’s Home in Glendive. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the West Side Baptist Church in Glendive. Silha Funeral Home of Glendive has been entrusted with the arrangements. Dorothy was born to Gabriel and Mary Dampf on October 2, 1931 in Oaklawn, Ill. Dorothy met her future husband Dean Mitchell in Illinois after a short, long distance relationship brought her to Montana where they wed on July 2, 1953 in Miles City. Two sons were born to them, William and Dale. Dorothy was a homemaker and enjoyed ceramics and playing cards, reading and helping Dean in whatever was needed around the home. Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents and brother Walter. She is survived by her husband, Dean; brothers, Edward and Joseph Dampf; sons, William Mitchell (Janite) of Chicago, Ill. and Dale Mitchell (Cindy) of Sidney; grandchildren, Olivia Mitchell (Ben) of Billings and Kristopher Mitchell (Roxie) of Billings; and great-granddaughter, Amellia; along with close friends and family. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at: