Bruna Victoria (Rizzetto) MitchellDecember 5, 1938 ~ June 7, 2018 (age 79)
Bruna Victoria Mitchell, 79, of Marquette, passed away June 7, 2018 at Riverview Estates, Marquette. She was born December 5, 1938 in Dueville, Italy, the daughter of Gerolamo and Maria Pianitola Rizzetto. Bruna has resided in Marquette since 1993, formerly of Little River, Kansas. She was a homemaker. On November 12, 1960, Bruna was united in marriage with George Milton “Buzz” Mitchell in Vicenza, Italy. He preceded her in death on April 10, 2013. She is also preceded in death by her parents; son, Guy Mitchell; three sisters, Maria, Antonia and Elena; four brothers, Marco, Pepino, Lino and Dominco. She is survived by her three sons, John Mitchell and wife Elaine of Hutchinson, KS, Pat Mitchell and wife Kristi of Marquette, KS, and Robert Mitchell of Marquette, KS; daughter Patricia Wachtel and husband John of Marquette, KS; two sisters, Cecilia and Rosina; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Graveside service will be 10:00 A.M., Friday, June 15, 2018 at Bean Memorial Cemetery, Little River with Father Patrick Kotrba officiating. Visitation will be from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Thursday, June 14, 2018 at Birzer Funeral Home, Lyons with family present from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to Riverview Estates or Marquette Ambulance Service in care of Birzer Funeral Home, Lyons.