Marjorie Mitton


Obituary of Marjorie Anna Mitton (nee Buschemeyer)

Mitton: Marjorie, a lifelong resident of Thamesville passed away Sunday, April 2, 2023 at Riverview Gardens at the age of 92. Predeceased by her husband Lorne in 2015. Daughter of late Louis and Anna Buschemeyer.  Beloved Mother of Fred, Mary Jakub and husband Edward, predeceased by son Doug. Cherished grandma of Anastasia Jakub and Nikolai Jakub. Dear sister of Jean Elliott. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by Glenn & Ursula Mitton, Lloyd and Ina Mitton, Norman Elliott, Robert and Karen Buschemeyer. Marjorie grew up in Thamesville, attended Normal School and taught locally for several years until her marriage to Lorne Mitton. Mom was a busy farm wife with a big garden each year leading to many jars on the shelf and a full freezer as well as looking after three busy kids! She was a lifelong active member of Thamesville United Church.  Mom maintained lifelong friendships and always remembered special occasions with a card and a handwritten letter. She enjoyed sharing delicious meals with friends and family and it always included dessert! Many thanks to Dr. John Leigh for his care over the years and to the staff at Riverview Gardens (2 East especially for always being there for Mom). The family will receive friends at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Saturday, April 8, 2023  from 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11:30 AM. Interment in Mayhew-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Thamesville. If desired, donations may be made to Community Living Chatham Kent, Thamesville United Church or a charity of your choice. Online donations and condolences may be left at