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Hilda Mitten

Hilda Mitten, 89, of Huntington, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 18 2022 at Heritage Pointe of Huntington. Hilda worked at A&P Supermarket for 22 years, and food services at Central School for 16 years, retiring in 1990. She was a 1951 graduate of Columbia City High School. Hilda was a member of St. Peters First Community Church. She enjoyed ceramics, crafts, painting, and gardening. Hilda loved to travel around the United States with her husband.

Hilda was born on March 24, 1933 in Columbia City, the daughter of the late Herbert and Mary (Humbarger) Wolfe.

She was united in marriage to Richard D. Mitten on Aug. 10, 1951 in Columbia City. Richard preceded her in death after 64 years of marriage.

Survivors include two sons: Devon (Deborah) Mitten of Huntington, Danny Mitten of Huntington; a daughter Kathryn ( Larry) Brey of Pierceton; twelve grandchildren, several great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother: Gerald Wolfe; a sister: Ruth Burd; a grandson: Joshua Merryman; and a granddaughter: Anaiah Mitten.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022 from 10 to Noon at the Myers Funeral Home Huntington Chapel, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington. Funeral services will be held following visitation at Noon.

A Private graveside will take place at a later date.