Phillip ‘Wayne’ Mitchell
Phillip “Wayne” Mitchell passed away on August 4, 2015 at the age of 90 years. Wayne was the beloved husband of Constance for 70 years. Loving father of Pam (Bob) Grady and Phillip (Patti) Mitchell. Cherished grandfather of Erin (Matt) Goebel; Patrick (Rupali) Grady; Ryan (Kathryn) Grady; Jenny (Erik) Masem; Sarah (Daniel) Paulson; Phillip B. Mitchell; stepgrandson Brian Broomell and great grandchildren: Lauren; Will; Matthew; Anjali; Arjuna, Caroline; Kira, Maelle, Cissy, Hatweya and Aziza. Also survived by his brother, Robert Mitchell and nieces Rhonda Mitchell and Shaun (Frank) Kotlewsky. His parents Dorothy and Charles Mitchell preceded him in death.
A longtime resident of Mukwonago, Wayne worked in sales and was a manufacturers representative. His great smile, concern for others, and outgoing personality made him a natural at sales and for developing friendships. He eventually owned his own business. They retired in Surprise, AZ. Wayne enjoyed traveling, golf and dearly loved his family and friends. He touched everyone who met him. He will be greatly missed and will live in the hearts of those who were fortunate to have him in their life.
Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, August 9, at the First Congregational Church of Mukwonago (231 Roberts Drive, Mukwonago) at 5:00 PM. There will be a Visitation at the church from 2:00 PM until the time of Services. Burial will be held on Monday at 10:00 AM at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Mukwonago. Memorial donations can be made to the First Congregational Church of Mukwonago or to a charity of your choice.
Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 262-363-7126 or visit online at
www.schmidtandbartelt.com. Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago.