Mitchell Blair MacQueen


Mitchell Blair MacQueen, 85, of Jamestown, passed away Monday, May 2, 2022, at home.

He was born Feb. 24, 1937, in Marinette Hospital and grew up in Oconto, Wisc., the son of Frances (McGowan) and William Blair MacQueen.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Sandra (Livermore) MacQueen.

A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Mitchell had a successful career in merchandising and the importing of footwear, owning Salland Industries Limited in Chesterfield, Mo. All his life, he was an avid and loyal sports fan — the Green Bay Packers, the Wisconsin Badgers, and the Chicago Cubs.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Mitchell MacQueen II and his wife Judy of Sutton, Mass., and Mark MacQueen of Austin, Texas. His grandchildren are Megan dos Santos and her husband, George, Mitchell III and Michael MacQueen, and Samantha, Jamie, and Sophie MacQueen. He also is survived by great-grandsons Thomas and Joseph dos Santos, and a sister, Ginny Saunders of Jamestown.

Services will be private. The family would like any donations to go to the Jamestown Fire Department EMS Division, 50 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, RI 02835.