William H. ‘Mitch’ Mitchell
Nov. 29, 1947 — Jan. 25, 2015
William H. “Mitch” Mitchell of Waukesha died Sunday, January 25, 2015, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 67. He was born on November 29, 1947, in Milwaukee, the son of Ralph and Clarabelle (nee Rosemeyer) Mitchell.
He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. On February 15, 1986, he married the former Doreen Binder in Muskego. He was currently employed for Ventura Foods.
He will be sadly missed by his wife, Doreen, of Waukesha, along with their sons Ken (Patty) Mitchell of Marinette, Bryan (Michelle) Mitchell of Oconto and James (Kim) Mitchell of Oconto. He was the dear grandfather of Jeanie, Ryan, Justice, Victor, Alyvia, Zeb, Kelsee and Levi and great-grandfather of Charlotte. He is further survived by his siblings Paul (Judy) Mitchell of Missouri, Marvin (Lori) Mitchell of Adams, Larry (Rose) Mitchell of Pewaukee, Richard (Tina) Mitchell of Missouri, Charles (Sam) Mitchell of West Allis, Louise (Lance) Curler of Waterford, Michael (Brenda) Mitchell of Wind Lake, Rebecca (Robert) Miller of Arizona and David (Nancy) Mitchell of Milwaukee; sister-in-law Janice Mitchell of Upper Michigan; stepmother-in-law Kathy Wilke of Waukesha; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Roger Mitchell and sister Nadine (Mike) Schahezinski.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 31, from 11:00 a.m. until the 1:00 p.m. memorial service at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Pete Knebel will preside. Burial of cremated remains will follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.
Memorials are appreciated to the Humane Animal Welfare Society, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit us on our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.