4-29-1932 / 4-8-2013
Edna was born April 29, 1932, in Cokeville, Wyoming, to Merl and Mary Coziah. Later in life she would attend beauty school and become a beauty operator. On August 22, 1954, Edna married her husband, Virgil Mittelstead. Together they had four children, Martin, Mary, Bill, and David. Edna also had a hand in raising her grandson Michael. She is survived by her children: Martin (Dixie) Mittelstead of Roseburg, Oregon; Mary Sudan of Portland, Oregon; Bill Mittelsteadt of Portland, Oregon; and David Mittelsteadt of Portland, Oregon; and her grandson Michael Sudan of Dana Point, California. A service will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Portland on Monday, April 15, 2013, with a graveside service at Lincoln Memorial Cemetery to follow. Donation may be made to the MS Society or the Disabled Veterans.