Melvin J. Mueller, 92, passed away on September 29, 2021, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on September 11, 1929, in Marytown, WI, the son of the late Arnold and Ella (Meyer) Mueller. He attended St. Cloud Catholic Grade School and in 1948 graduated from New Holstein High School.
On June 20, 1953, he married Jeanette (Jean) M. Endries at St. Gregory Catholic Church in St. Nazianz, WI. The couple resided in Plymouth, WI. Melvin worked at the Kohler Company for 12 years and then established Mueller’s Floor Covering in Plymouth, which he and Jean operated for 30 years before selling in 1991. His wife Jean preceded him in death on April 1, 1998.
On March 25, 2006, he married Joanne Koeppen at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plymouth. The couple resided in St. Nazianz and in Phelps, WI where they had a cottage on South Twin Lake.
Melvin enjoyed woodworking and spending time outdoors, fishing and hunting. He loved conversation while sharing an Old Fashioned with family and friends. He will be deeply missed as a dedicated husband, a loving father, and as a proud grandpa.
Preceded in death by his wife, Jean Mueller, and his daughter, Kay Baumann.
His memory will forever remain in the hearts of second wife, Joanne Mueller of Manitowoc, WI; daughters, Sr. Joan Mueller of West Des Moines, IA, Jane Roehrig (Bob Kolbeck) of Lake Monticello, VA, Karen (Mark) Clark of Wausau, WI, and Kim Baumann of Plymouth, WI; grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Jason (Cathy) Baumann and great-grandchildren Charlie, Luke and Emmett of Wrightstown, WI, Susan (Jesse) Maxwell and great-grandchildren Kaylee and Carter of Franklin, WI, Ann Roehrig (Ben Smith) and great-grandchildren Zoe and Graham of Arvada, CO, Genna Clark of Somerset, WI and Dan Clark of Chicago, IL.
Due to COVID, the family chose not to have any services at this time.