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Patricia Mae Pell "Tricia"

December 24, 1956 — June 2, 2023


Patricia Mae (Mitchell) Pell passed away June 2, 2023, at her home with her husband by her side.  She was born in Kalamazoo, MI on December 24, 1956, to the late Lewis and Flora Mae Mitchell.

Tricia enjoyed planting flowers, relaxing by her pool, and taking vacations.  She also enjoyed camping, bowling, and golfing with her family and friends.

Patricia worked for a short time at Plainwell Lanes bowling alley as a bartender.

September 6, 1986, she married Steven W. Pell, and they shared 36 years of marriage. Together they raised 2 children.

Tricia is survived by her children: Michael (Tracy) Harrington of Plainwell, MI, and Kecia (Joseph) Bronson of Otsego, MI. Her sibling Vivan (Doug) Geiger, Alicia (Don) McEnderfer and Normen Mitchell. Her sister-in-law Jerrilyn (Ernie) Sunnerville and many nieces and nephews.

She is a Maw Maw to 5 grandchildren to which she loved very much: Brooklin and Steven Harrington and Tyler, Travis and Alie Bronson. She has 3 great grandchildren Jazmyn, Michael, and Rylee.

Patricia is preceded in death by her parents and in laws Russel and Ethlyn Pell, her brother Lawrence Mitchell.

Family and friends may meet at the Moose Lodge; 740 Lincoln Rd. Otsego, on Saturday, June 24 from 1-3 PM.

While visiting Tricia’s webpage at please sign the guestbook and/or sharing a memory with the family.

The Pell family is being assisted by the Avink, McCowen, Secord Funeral Home: 120 S. Woodhams St. Plainwell 269 685-5881. 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Patricia Mae Pell "Tricia", please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Saturday, June 24, 2023

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Otsego Moose Lodge #345

740 Lincoln Rd, Otsego, MI 49078

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