Katherine Mitchell
Katherine Mitchell
  • February 14, 1927 - June 16, 2017
  • Manchester, New Hampshire

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Katherine Mitchell, 90, of Manchester, died June 16, 2017 at the Hanover Hill Healthcare Center after a brief illness. She was born in Asbury Park, NJ on February 14, 1927 the daughter of Vaios and Antonette (Noce) Kouklaris. Her family relocated to Manchester in 1933 where she was educated in the Queen City school system and was a graduate of Manchester Central High School.

She was a longtime employee of the local banking system and was a member of St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral. She was very active in the Anagenesis Ladies Society and volunteered at the annual Glendi festival for over 30 years. She loved cooking for family and friends and was talented in needlepoint canvas. She will be fondly remembered as a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend.

She was predeceased by her husband of 55 years Sophocles "Soc" Mitchell in 2001 and by her daughter Debra Stewart.

Members of her family include her son James Mitchell of Manchester and her grandsons David Mitchell of Alabama and Jacob Mitchell of Concord as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation were held on Thursday June 22 from 10 to 11 am at St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral 650 Hanover St. in Manchester followed immediately by a funeral service in the church. Burial followed in Pine Grove Cemetery in Manchester. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations in Katherine's name be made to St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral. The McHugh Funeral Home has been entrusted by the family with her care.