John Z. Mitchell

Mitchell, John Z. Of East Troy, passed away peacefully at his home on March 21, 2013, at the age of 78. He is survived by his loving wife Joyce Mitchell of 57 years. Loving dad of Joanne (Scott) Martin, Jean (Jeff) Jay, John (Jill) Mitchell, Joel (Wendy) Mitchell, Janet (Ron) Becker, Jeffrey (Sherri) Mitchell, Julia (Joe) Stippich, and Jim Mitchell. Proud grandpa of 27 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. He is further survived by a sister Roberta (Ron) Wangerin, a brother Charles Mitchell, other relatives and friends. John was preceded in death by a sister Anne Northup, a grandson Matthew Mitchell, and a granddaughter Sara Mitchell. John co-founded Wisconsin Oven and Industrial Heat Enterprises International. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, March 26, at 2:00 PM, at the Funeral Home. Family will receive friends from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the Funeral Home. Burial to follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery, in East Troy, with Military Honors. A memorial will be established in John's memory.

Funeral Home

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services
930 Main Street Mukwonago, WI 53149
(262) 363-7126

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Mar. 24, 2013