Lorena Roberts Mitchell, 81, of West Jordan, Utah, passed away peacefully on October 9, 2023. Lorena was born August 7, 1942 to Loy DeVan and Zella Gurr Roberts in Annabella, Utah. She married William Blair Mitchell on October 2, 1965 and together they raised four children.
Lorena attended Richfield high school graduating in 1960. She later attended Mary Kawakami College of Beauty and received her cosmetology license. She worked at E&J manufacturing in West Jordan until it closed then she became a homemaker.
Lorena was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was a talented seamstress and quilter and enjoyed many other crafts as well. She was a huge supporter of all her children and grandchildren, attending many sports games, horse shows, and everything else that kids were involved in. She also enjoyed camping and traveling. She was very much loved by all her grandchildren.
Lorena is survived by her husband of 58 years; daughters: Annette Barron, Susan (John) Morandy, and Sherry Mitchell; 12 grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Lorena was preceded in death by her daughters, Bonnie Lynn Mitchell Rosenhan and Patricia Mitchell; sisters Veatrice Rasmussen and Marna Griffiths; and her parents.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 17, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- day Saints, 7265 S 2700 W, West Jordan, Utah. A viewing will be held on Monday, October 16, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the church and again on Tuesday from 9:30 until 10:30 AM. Interment will be in Memorial Redwood Cemetery, 6500 South Redwood Road, West Jordan, Utah.