William R. Mitchell
Oct. 20, 1934 ó July 2, 2016

William R. Mitchell went home to heaven on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at his home. He was born in Milwaukee on October 20, 1934, to Harry A. and Elizabeth A. (nee Murdoch) Mitchell. Bill is now reunited with his beloved wife, Patricia J. Mitchell (nee Lapp), his parents and other relatives.

He is the cherished father of Kathy L. Mitchell (Doug Hohenfeldt) and Laurie K. Mitchell and loving grandpa of Daniel C. Agne and Lucas W. Nabak. He is the dearly loved brother of Jean A. Krause. He is also survived by sister-in-law Geraldine Lapp of Jefferson, and brother-in-law Larry D. (Patty) Lapp of Yorktown, Va., as well as many other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Thursday, July 7, from 4 to 7 p.m. with services at 7 p.m. at Schmidt and Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St., Mukwonago. Private interment will be in Oak Knoll Cemetery.

Memorials to the Lung Cancer Alliance in Dadís memory would be appreciated in lieu of flowers (Lung Cancer Alliance, P.O. Box 418372, Boston, MA 022418372).

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 262-363-7126 or visit online at