Hildegard Mitchell, 90, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at her home near Rockdale.

Services are pending.

Mrs. Mitchell was born Dec. 18, 1922, in Battrop, Germany and graduated high school in Germany.

She married Joseph Ballon LeJeune in 1948 in Germany.

Mrs. Mitchell came to the U.S. and worked as a security guard in New York City for three years. She was also a homemaker.

She married Richard Thomas Mitchell on June 29, 1973, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mrs. Mitchell enjoyed bowling, going on cruises, playing slot machines and her little dog.

She lived in Rochester, New York, Santa Barbara, California, San Diego, California, Las Vegas, Nevada, and in Rockdale for the past three years.

Mrs. Mitchell was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Thomas Mitchell on Jan. 29, 2009; a great grandson, Wyatt William Phillips, on Feb. 16, 2012; four brothers and two sisters.

Survivors are two daughters, Edelgard Phillips of Rockdale, Charlesa LeJeune of North Dakota; a son, Michael LeJeune and wife Jackie of Las Vegas, Nevada; five grandchildren, including Lisa Ann Smith, Robert Phillips and wife Liddia, Tammy Phillips and Teresa Phillips; and nine great-grandchildren, including Reghan Khalybrook Phillips and Heather Lynn Phillips; also, three great-great-grandchildren.

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