No formal services will be held.
Shuda Funeral Home assisted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mr. Mittelstaedt was born Dec. 3, 1942, in Portage, the son of William and Frieda (Dummann) Mittelstaedt. He graduated from Markesan High School.
He entered the United States Air Force, Feb. 6, 1964, in Milwaukee. He served as a sergeant in the Vietnam Conflict and earned the NDSM, VSM, and RVCM medals, and the Distinguished Flying Cross. He was honorably discharged Nov. 10, 1967, from McChord Air Force Base in Tacoma, Wash.
He was married to Christine Voigtsberger March 4, 1966, in Everett, Wash.
The couple moved to Wisconsin in 1971 and located to several cites as he worked for Kraft Foods as a plant manager. He retired in 1996 and the couple moved to Leesberg, Fla., in 1999. They returned to the area to be near family two weeks ago.
Survivors include his wife; a son Phillip (Roxanne) Mittelstaedt Jr, Plover; grandchildren; mother, Frieda Mittelstaedt, Ripon; sister, Christine Mittelstaedt (Marshall Faulks), Ripon; and brothers, Randy (Barbara) Mittelstaedt, Fond du Lac; Rick (Carol) Mittelstaedt, Ripon; Greg (Sachon) Mittelstaedt, Glendale, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his father.