Joseph B. Mueller, 84, of Bartelso
died Sunday, January 27, 2008 at Caring First Nursing Home in
He was born November 9, 1923 in
Bartelso to Joseph C. and Mary C. (Jansen) Mueller: they preceded
him in death
Also preceded in death by sister,
Sr. Agnes Mueller ASC, a brother, Leonard Mueller and a
sister-in-law Teresa Mueller.
He married Mary A. Beckmann on May
18, 1944 at St. Cecilia
Church in Bartelso and she survives in Bartelso.
Also surviving are sons, Mel
Mueller, Dan (Mary) Mueller, Michael (Diane) Mueller, and Mark
Mueller all of Bartelso.
Daughters Diana (Don) Schmitt,
Sharon Mueller all of Marietta
GA, and Judy (Dan) Gilbreth
16 grandchildren- David Schmitt,
Ryan Mueller, Casey Mueller, Jeremy (Nicole) Mueller, Carrie (FiancÚ
Jeremy) Mueller, Corrine Mueller, Cassandra Mueller , Eric Mueller,
Alison Mueller, Jack Mueller, Hannah Mueller, Lily Mueller, Nick
Gilbreth, Lyle Gilbreth, Kameron Gilbreth and Kelly Gilbreth
Brothers, Paul Mueller, Marcel
(Loretta) Mueller all of Belleville, and John (Mary) Mueller of
Sisters, Sr. Mary Ann Mueller ASC of
St. Louis, Leona (Leo) Beckmann of Carlyle, Rose (Fred) Kreke of
Joseph was retired mail carrier and
an Army Veteran of WWII, stationed in France and Germany and served
under General Patton, Street and water commissioner of Bartelso,
telephone repair man for the first phone company in Bartelso. Joe
was an avid pinochle player, and was an avid outdoorsman who loved
fishing and hunting.
Member of St. Cecilia Catholic
Church in Bartelso, Bartelso American Legion Post 976, Life Member
of Catholic War
Veterans, Life Member of Carlyle VFW Post 3523, Life Member of 4th
Degree Bishop Althoff Assembly, Bartelso Knights of Columbus Council 4745, Bartelso
Community development, Bartelso Young at Hearts Club.
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial
will be Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 2:00 PM at St. Cecilia
Catholic Church in Bartelso with Fr. Henry Fischer officiating
Interment St. Cecilia Cemetery with full military honors.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday,
January 29, from 4 to 9 PM and Wednesday, January 30, from 11 am to
1:30 pm at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.
Memorials can be made to Bartelso
Community Development Club or St. Cecilia Church and will be
received at the funeral home