Born Alice Harker in Santa Cruz and raised in San José, Alice Mitchell M.S. ’72 earned a degree in mathematics from San José State in 1946. She taught math at San José State, San José City College, West Valley College, and the Campbell Union High School District, where she taught for 29 years and served as supervisor of mathematics instruction. In 1972 she earned an M.S. from SCU. Alice married Bill Mitchell in 1946. They lived in San José, Campbell (1959­–1972), and Soquel (1972–2003). In 2003 they moved to Essex, Connecticut. At 94 years old, Alice died Feb. 5, 2019, in hospice care. She is survived by son Bill Mitchell of Portland, Oregon; daughter Sue Mitchell and son-in-law Doug Haney of Essex; grandson Sam Haney of Durham, North Carolina; granddaughter Amelia Haney of Branford, Connecticut; and grandson William Humrich of Fargo, North Dakota. She was predeceased by her husband, Bill, and her youngest daughter, Joan Mitchell Humrich.

10 Mar 2019