Obituary of Bob Mitzenheim
Robert (Bob) Lorenz Mitzenheim, 66, died Sunday, June 13, 2021, in Las Vegas, NV. Born in Milwaukee, WI, he was a son of the late Lorenz Julius Mitzenheim and Marie Ann Laatsch Hight. Mr. Mitzenheim was a U. S. Air Force veteran. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in education. He taught Science and Math at Bates Middle School and at the PAL Academy for a number of years. He was an avid fisherman, boater, motorcyclist, aviator and musician. He was a member of the Claremont Masonic Lodge #64. He acquired numerous friends through his many adventures in these hobbies. Surviving is a daughter, Beverly Jean Mitzenheim (Leslie) of Sumter and a sister, Lorelle Radder (Bob) of Wisconsin Dells, WI.; one sister-in-law Linda Blaser of Wisconsin. Preceded in death by one brother Gerald (Jerry) Mitzenheim. The family will receive friends Saturday, July 24, 2021 from 1 P.M. to 3 P.M. at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory. Memorials may be made to the Claremont Masonic Lodge #64, 215 Alice Drive, Sumter, SC 29150, to the SPCA of Sumter, 1140 South Guignard Dr. Sumter, SC 29150, or to the VFW Post 3034, 1925 Gion St. Sumter, SC 29150. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.