Mitchell, M. Joan

M. Joan “Jodi” Mitchell, 75, of Morton, Ill., formerly of Galesburg, died at 2:50 p.m. Monday, January 6, 2014 in Morton Terrace.

She was born October 11, 1938 in Galesburg the daughter of Herbert and Margaret (Underwood) Mitchell.  She was never married.

She is survived by three sisters, Ruth Suzann Love of Winston-Salem, N.C., Bea Kay Hopping of East Galesburg, and Norma Underwood of Galesburg and nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

Jodi was raised in Galesburg, attended Galesburg schools, and was a member of Faith United Methodist Church.  She had lived in Morton since 1983.  She enjoyed doing arts and crafts.

Memorial services are scheduled for 10 am Thursday, May 1, 2014 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Rev. Michel Clark will officiate. Cremation has been accorded. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family.  Online condolences may be made at