Shirleen M. Mitchell
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Shirleen (McCaw) Mitchell, 61, transitioned from this world to be with her Lord on Monday, May 24, 2021. She was born on September 9, 1959, to the late DePressley and Amyie (Wade) in Middletown, CT. Shirleen graduated from Mercy High School and attended Middlesex Community College and the University of Bridgeport. She was employed at Sears, Pratt & Whitney and later became a Kindergarten Paraprofessional at Nathan Hale Elementary School. Shirleen was a member of First Baptist Church in Middletown where her volunteer ministry work included singing, teaching, fundraising and much more. Outside of ministry, she volunteered for Girl Scouts, became the PTO Treasurer and later elected PTO President at Nathan Hale Elementary School. She was indeed a rare gem who tremendously impacted many. Shirleen was a Queen to the love of her life, Quinn Mitchell; her children; Amyie Hope-Wright, Johran McCaw, Quinn II, Taelor, and Mikaela Mitchell; and grandchildren, Travis and Alyssa Wright. She also leaves behind 2 siblings, and a host of relatives.
A Walk-Thru visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 1, 2021, from 10-12 p.m., at Zion First Baptist Church, 16 James A. Moses Avenue, Middletown, CT 06457. Celebration of life will be private; Interment will be at Pine Grove Cemetery, Middletown. Services by Howard K. Hill Funeral Services. To leave a message of comfort for the Mitchell family, please visit, www.hkhfuneralservices.com.