A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Springdale Lutheran Church with Rev. Jeff Jacobs officiating. Inurnment will be at Springdale Lutheran Cemetery. A gathering with family and friends will be from 10:00 – 10:50 am Saturday at the church.
Jean Ann Mueller, age 85, of Mount Horeb, died after a long illness on November 7, 2017. Jean was born November 25, 1931 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Albert and Anna (Keller) Ayen. She was united in marriage to Robert W. Mueller on May 6, 1951. Jean and Bob farmed and later had a camping and snowmobile business. Jean also worked many years for the State Bank of Mount Horeb, at Meriter Hospital and also at the family-owned Prairie Ridge Cheese. She cherished her time with family and loved having them gather whenever possible. She made untold numbers of quilts for family and charity and was an avid reader. Jean and Bob enjoyed their travels to Alaska, Canada, and throughout the lower 48 states. She was an active member of Springdale Lutheran Church. She was a 50 year member of Eastern Star.
Survivors include her husband Robert, sons James (Andrea) and Paul (Shelly Brunner) both of Mount Horeb, daughters Linda (Don) Olson of Waunakee and Susan (Don) Reinardy of Hayward, daughter-in-law Denise Mueller, brothers Richard (Gail Wheelock) Ayen of Jamestown, R.I. and Edward (Phyllis) Ayen of Chanhassen, MN, grandchildren Nicki (Santiago “Santi” Peralta) Mueller, Christina (Stefan) Wills, Valerie (Dean) Laufenberg, Thomas (Tiffany) Olson, Travis (Pam) Mueller, and Derek (Alexis Cole) Mueller, and three great grandchildren Addison, Hannah, and Arlo.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son Charlie and granddaughter Samantha.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at Springdale Lutheran Church with Rev. Jeff Jacobs officiating. Inurnment will be at Springdale Lutheran Cemetery. A gathering with family and friends will be from 10:00 – 10:50 am on Saturday at the church.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Ingleside and those who cared for her at home for the last three years.