Irvin Mitchell, 76, died July 7, 2010, at St. Luke's Hospital in Duluth, Minn.
Mr. Mitchell grew up in Stamford and was a volunteer firefighter at the Belltown Fire Department for 19 years.
He served stateside in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Mr and Mrs (Lois) Mitchell belonged to the Civil Air Patrol in Connecticut and Minnesota for 16 years.
In addition to his wife of 44 years, Mr. Mitchell is survived two sons, David, of New Milford, and Douglas, and his wife, Amy, of Luck, Wis.; a grandson, Teran; and extended family and friends.
Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Foundation, 1000 East 1st St., Duluth, MN 55805-2297.