Edna Ruth Mitchem, a loving mother and grandmother, caring nursegifted story-teller and friend-maker extraordinaire, passed February 14t 4:13am, aged 77 in her home, "her happy place", with all her ducksn a row.No one has embraced life as fully as Edna did or attracted as manydifferent characters from all walks of life. She was as feisty as she wasender, as outspoked as she was tactful, as full of wonder as she wafull of wisdom. Her loyalty was unshakeable, her laughter contagiousand her love for her family everlastingEdna enjoyed her Maxell House coffee in the mornings in her prettyblue cup. She loved her movie and dinner dates with sister who doesn'twant to be named (Betty Jo Brennan). Edna always looked forward toher Logan High reunions and her class of 57/58 committe meetingst Bob Evans. Watching her birds fly about and her beloved cat MrsClarke and dog Girl play, always put a smile on her face. One of herfavourite annual events was the Mitchem/Gillum family reunions. Updated her many beloved facebook friends was a high priority for Ednaas she loved and enjoyed them all so muchEdna could be a formidable foe or a powerful ally. with her on yourside you could never lose. She had a mischevious and somtimes darkense of humour, that almost never wavered during her two and a halfyear battle with Myelofibrosis. She "fought it off like a Mitchem". Ednaways wanted to live to be 100 and be on the Smukers jar, plus 25more. While sadly she did not make it to 125, she would be the first toadmit that she lived long and loved hardEdna was preceded in death by her husband Danald Ray Mitchem, her son Donald Ray Mitchem Jr., grandchildren Christopher ThomasGoldie, Micheal Shaun Christopher Lee Goldie, Leslie Dawn Goldie, great-grandchildren Blake Shannon Edwards and Baleigh Malia Mitchemher parents Floyd and Anna Farley and her brother Lloyd "Bud" Farley.Edna is survived by her four children Toni Fleming, Dawn "Bunky" Blevins, Micheal Lloyd "Littleman" Mitchem and Wesley Todd "FeMitchem. She leaves behind 16 grandchildren; Stacey Suzanna Blake, Donald Gene Goldie, Shaun Micheal Mitchem, Tiffany Renee SweKari Anne Goodman, Micheal Lloyd Mitchem ll, Stephen Ray Mitchem, Nicholas Todd Mitchem, David Todd Mitchem, Ashley Dawn Mitchem,Stephen Marc Fleming Il, Gary Donald Blevins, Ty Farley Mitchem, Toni Ruth Mitchem, Kameron Lee Mitchem and Anna Dawn Blevins. As wells 19 great grandchildren; Micheal Todd Edwards, Kennedy Nicole Mitchem, Makayla Lucille Lyndzy, Shaun Micheal Mitchem Jr., Jalyn ReneeLyndzy, Serenidy Angel-Jade Mitchem, Kavan Micheal Mitchem, Ethyn Aaron Clark, Cordell Tariq McCorkle, Addysen Liberty Sweet, AidenRileyMitchem, Ethyn Aaron Clark, Cordell Tariq McCorkle, Addysen Liberty Sweet, Aiden Riley Mitchem, Hayden Alba Nickole Mitchem, Alyssa RaeSweet, Matthew Thomas Goldie, Mackenzie Jade Mitchem, Allie PeggyAnn Mitchem, Braxton Don Mitchem, Addison Riley Mitchem and Jtyn Cole Goodman. And her sisters Betty Jo Brennan and Mary Ann Farley. There are many more family and friends not listed, but if you knewEdna then you already knew how she felt about you. She gave her flowers while she was here.There will be no services, per her request. She only wanted for everyone to always remember to Make memories... Be kind... and Smile

Date: February 28, 2017

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Edna Ruth Mitchem, a loving mother and grandmother, caring nurse gifted story-teller and friend-maker extraordinaire, passed February 14 t 4:13am, aged 77 in her home, "her happy place", with all her ducks n a row. No one has embraced life as fully as Edna did or attracted as many different characters from all walks of life. She was as feisty as she was ender, as outspoked as she was tactful, as full of wonder as she wa full of wisdom. Her loyalty was unshakeable, her laughter contagious and her love for her family everlasting Edna enjoyed her Maxell House coffee in the mornings in her pretty blue cup. She loved her movie and dinner dates with sister who doesn't want to be named (Betty Jo Brennan). Edna always looked forward to her Logan High reunions and her class of 57/58 committe meetings t Bob Evans. Watching her birds fly about and her beloved cat Mrs Clarke and dog Girl play, always put a smile on her face. One of her favourite annual events was the Mitchem/Gillum family reunions. Up dated her many beloved facebook friends was a high priority for Edna as she loved and enjoyed them all so much Edna could be a formidable foe or a powerful ally. with her on your side you could never lose. She had a mischevious and somtimes dark ense of humour, that almost never wavered during her two and a half year battle with Myelofibrosis. She "fought it off like a Mitchem". Edna ways wanted to live to be 100 and be on the Smukers jar, plus 25 more. While sadly she did not make it to 125, she would be the first to admit that she lived long and loved hard Edna was preceded in death by her husband Danald Ray Mitchem, her son Donald Ray Mitchem Jr., grandchildren Christopher Thomas Goldie, Micheal Shaun Christopher Lee Goldie, Leslie Dawn Goldie, great-grandchildren Blake Shannon Edwards and Baleigh Malia Mitchem her parents Floyd and Anna Farley and her brother Lloyd "Bud" Farley. Edna is survived by her four children Toni Fleming, Dawn "Bunky" Blevins, Micheal Lloyd "Littleman" Mitchem and Wesley Todd "Fe Mitchem. She leaves behind 16 grandchildren; Stacey Suzanna Blake, Donald Gene Goldie, Shaun Micheal Mitchem, Tiffany Renee Swe Kari Anne Goodman, Micheal Lloyd Mitchem ll, Stephen Ray Mitchem, Nicholas Todd Mitchem, David Todd Mitchem, Ashley Dawn Mitchem, Stephen Marc Fleming Il, Gary Donald Blevins, Ty Farley Mitchem, Toni Ruth Mitchem, Kameron Lee Mitchem and Anna Dawn Blevins. As well s 19 great grandchildren; Micheal Todd Edwards, Kennedy Nicole Mitchem, Makayla Lucille Lyndzy, Shaun Micheal Mitchem Jr., Jalyn Renee Lyndzy, Serenidy Angel-Jade Mitchem, Kavan Micheal Mitchem, Ethyn Aaron Clark, Cordell Tariq McCorkle, Addysen Liberty Sweet, AidenRiley Mitchem, Ethyn Aaron Clark, Cordell Tariq McCorkle, Addysen Liberty Sweet, Aiden Riley Mitchem, Hayden Alba Nickole Mitchem, Alyssa Rae Sweet, Matthew Thomas Goldie, Mackenzie Jade Mitchem, Allie PeggyAnn Mitchem, Braxton Don Mitchem, Addison Riley Mitchem and J tyn Cole Goodman. And her sisters Betty Jo Brennan and Mary Ann Farley. There are many more family and friends not listed, but if you knew Edna then you already knew how she felt about you. She gave her flowers while she was here. There will be no services, per her request. She only wanted for everyone to always remember to Make memories... Be kind... and Smile