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Obituary: Margot Jenny Peterson Mitchell

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MIDWAY, UT - <! > Margot Jenny P. Mitchell, age 88, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2001 in Pleasant Grove, Utah.

Born March 14, 1913 in Park City, UT to Axel Henry and Jenny Marie Johannson Peterson. Margot grew up in Park City. Married Perry Jay Mitchell Dec 26, 1930 in Evanston, WY. He preceded her in death June 26, 1974. Margot and Perry later moved to Midway to raise their family, and operate a dairy farm.

Margot enjoyed going on family trips, and was especially fond of spending time outdoors. She loved the beauty of nature. She had a kind and giving heart, and loved people. Many family and friends have beautiful handmade quilts by her, that are truly works of art.

Survivors include her six children, William P. (Betty) Mitchell, Altonah, Louise M. (Virgil) Scorzato, Sandy, Kaye M. (William) Kissell, Midway, Linnea M. (Jerry) Zimmerman, Lehi, Christine (David) Montgomery, Vernal, Jay N. Mitchell, Salt Lake City; and sister, Shirley McDonald, Sacramento, CA. She is preceded in death by husband, Perry; both parents; brother, Henry Peterson; and sister, Ellen Dahlman.

Services will be Wed. Sept 5, 2001, 1 p.m. in the Midway LDS 1st Ward Chapel, 250 E. 200 S, Midway, UT. Friends may call Tues. 6-8 p.m., Olpin-Hoopes Funeral Home, 288 N. Main St, Heber City, and Wed. 11:45-12:45 p.m. prior to the services at the LDS Chapel. Interment, Midway Cemetery.