Steven E. Mielke, Lady Lake, FL/formerly Janesville, WI (1946-2014)
October 19, 1946 - July 2, 2014
Steven E. Mielke, age 67, of Lady Lake, FL, passed away July 2, 2014, at Leesburg Regional Medical Center in Florida. He was born Oct. 19, 1946, in Footville, WI, the son of Erwin and Annette Mielke. Steve served in the U.S. Army from 1966-1968. He was employed by General Motors and retired from there in 1997. Steve enjoyed living in Florida, modifying his golf carts and radio controlled model power boats, fishing, and spending time with his girlfriend, Edie. He had an awesome sense of humor and will be greatly missed.
Steve is survived by his children, Kyle Mielke and Gina (Chad) Johnson, both of Janesville; his siblings: Bruce (Kathleen) of Beloit, Paul (Betty) of Janesville, Martha (Ken Aasen) of Evansville, and Joyce Hendrickson of Janesville; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and girlfriend, Mary Edie Vivian. He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Heidi; and many close cousins.
The family is honoring Steve's wishes that no formal funeral be held.