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Elizabeth F. (Coviello) Mitchell

Elizabeth F. (Coviello) Mitchell
  • December 10, 1918 - April 24, 2017
  • Melrose, Massachusetts
  • In lieu of flowers, the Mitchell family suggests memorial contributions be made to:)
  • Charity of One's Choice

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Elizabeth F. (Coviello) Mitchell passed away April 24, 2017 at the age of 98.
Betty, as know to family and friends, was born in Wakefield MA on December 10, 1918 to
the late Anthony & Louise (Gavagno) Coviello, where she lived growing up and graduated Wakefield High School Class of 1937.

Betty resided in Melrose for over 60 years. She worked in the dry cleaning business until the age of 80.
For 50 years she served Guy's Cleaners, Freeman's Cleaners and Anton's Cleaners.

Betty was the Beloved wife of the late Augustus J Mitchell and loving mother of Kenneth Mitchell and his wife Linda.
Grandmother to Jason Mitchell and Heather Gaudet and her husband Charlie.
Precious Great Grandmother to Branson, Sage & Sabrina
Betty was the sister of the late Chris Coviello and his wife Ida and the late Rose DeSantis and her husband Frank.
Sister in law to the late Thelma Mitchell and the late Irene Spinney and her husband Ernie.
Betty also cherished her nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews.

Betty was a devoted friend to so many, enjoyed walking around Melrose, traveling with her family to Maine and truly loved going to dinner in the North End.

Visitation at Gately Funeral Home, Friday, April 28 from 9:00am - 10:00am followed by a prayer service at 10AM. Interment at Wyoming Cemetery will follow
In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Betty's name to the charity of your choice.