1924 – 2008
Putnam, Ct – Evelyn E. (Viens) Mitchell, 84 formerly of Battey Street died Saturday, December 13, 2008 in Bayberry Commons Nursing Home, Pascoag, RI. She was the wife of the late John Mitchell. Born in Putnam, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Alphonsine (Bibeault) Viens. She lived in Putnam for most of her life.
Mrs. Mitchell worked as an office manager for the former Woodstock Line. She was a member of the Putnam Travelers Club and enjoyed spending her summers on Alexander’s Lake with her family.
Evelyn is survived by her sister, Doris Deslongchamps of Putnam and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Anita Dumas, Norman Viens, and Raymond Viens.
Friends and relatives are invited to a graveside service for Evelyn at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, December 18, 2008 in St. Mary Cemetery, Providence St., Putnam. Arrangements entrusted to the Gilman Funeral Home.