- Charlene K. Mitchell of Bradenton, Florida, passed away peacefully on Sept. 1, 2017, at The Towers, where she had resided for 12 years.
Born to Emil and Arline (Morrison) Kartus in Eddington, she was a graduate of Husson College and taught Elementary through High School students. On Nov. 16, 1951, she married Harold L. Mitchell Jr. and enjoyed a good life together until his death in 2005. They were active in Anah Temple Shrine in Bangor until they relocated to Florida. Charlene loved Florida. She loved the retirement community in Ellenton and loved their trips in the motorhome. She could go to the beach day in and day out watching for dolphins and manatees and having a picnic lunch.
She was predeceased by her parents and husband. Surviving are her daughter, Vikki L. Mitchell and spouse, Lindy A. Pelletier, of Augusta.
At Charlene's request, there will be no funeral. There will be a private interment at the Maine Veteran's Cemetery in Augusta at a later date.
Published on  September 9, 2017