OBITUARY

Elizabeth Clement Aiken

March 12, 1948March 13, 2011

Elizabeth Clement Aiken, 63, passed away peacefully on March 13, 2011. She was born on March 12, 1948 in Texas City, Texas; daughter of the late John Clement and Catherine Foley Clement.

Elizabeth was a proud graduate of Texas Women’s University and loved her time as a Physical Therapist. She loved traveling, gardening, crafting, attending the theatre, and spending time with her grandchildren. She enjoyed volunteering and helping people in every capacity from working with orphanages to PTA’s to local clubs and organizations. Her last effort was to be on behalf of AARP lobbying in the state legislature.

She is lovingly remembered by her son, Charles Aiken and his wife Heather, of Durham and her beloved grandsons, Chase and William Aiken. She will also be deeply missed by her dear friend John Holland and her two sisters Ann Clement and husband Jarvis, of Elgin, TX and Sue Cicherski and husband Bill, of Irving, TX.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday March 19th, at Mitchell Funeral Home, 7209 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh NC. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Japan Disaster Relief Fund c/o The Triangle Red Cross (www.triangleredcross.org for online donations) 100 N. Peartree Lane, Raleigh, NC 27610 or to the National Wildlife Foundation call 800-822-9919 or online at www.secure.nwf.org/support/memorial.cfm, in memory of Elizabeth.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.MitchellatRMP.com

Arrangements under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home at Raleigh Memorial Park, Raleigh, NC.

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, March 19, 2011
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Barbara Everitt

March 22, 2011

Just to let the family know how much Elizabeth meant to me and so many others. She was really a special person. My prayers are for all the family and friends who will miss her as much as I do.

March 19, 2011

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Vicki Johnston, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

John McLean

March 19, 2011

You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Hope you find strength and comfort during this time. Our deepest sympathy is extended to each of you.

Lisa Lowing

March 19, 2011

Sorry to learn of your loss. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. You have my deepest sympathy.

Belinda Plummer

March 18, 2011

May God bless you and your family you are in my thoughts an prayers.

March 17, 2011

Thank you for sharing your family photos. They show a life well lived and a tremendous amount of love. I wish your family peace even in this time of sadness.
Georgia Campbell

March 17, 2011

I was so sorry to hear about your loss. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad and challenging time.

Thomas Guidry

March 17, 2011

I was so sorry to hear of your loss. The thoughts of many are with you at this time of sorrow.

Sue Yencha

March 17, 2011

Mr. Aiken and Family:
I was very sorry to hear about your mom.
My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Lucy Wheeler

March 17, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.