Mary Ann Mueller|
Mary Ann Mueller, nee Duco, 93, of Swansea, Ill., formerly of Mascoutah, Ill., born April 2, 1922, in Belleville, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at the MarKa Nursing Home in Mascoutah, Ill.
Mary Ann retired as a seamstress after 30 years at Martha Manning Dress Factory in Mascoutah. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Belleville, Ill., and a former member of Holy Childhood Catholic Church in Mascoutah, Ill. She was a longtime quilter and bingo player at St. Augustine's Catholic Church in Belleville. She enjoyed bowling and watching Cardinals baseball.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Ida, nee Haas, Duco; her husband, Henry T. Mueller, whom she married in St. Charles, Mo., on April 13, 1941, and who died July 18, 1985; a daughter-in-law, Patricia Lynn Mueller; three brothers, Lorraine "Duke", Joseph, Jr., and Monroe "Monty" Duco; three sisters, Lillian Rosenberg, Vera Dagne, and Verna Choler.
She is survived by three children, Kenneth (Alice) Mueller of Swansea, Ill., Jane (Charles "Chuck") Warren of Swansea, Ill., and Don Mueller of New Memphis, Ill.; 12 grandchildren, Angie (Matt) Greaney, Kelly (Darren) Doiron, Robyn (Matt) Guempel, Rodney (Tasha) Mueller, Kevin Warren, Ben (Katie) Warren, Jennifer Warren, Donald R. Mueller, Jennifer Mueller, Joshua (Dana) Mueller, Jeremy (Liz) Mueller, and Leah (Chris) Captain; 16 great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter; a sister-in-law, Betty Duco of Belleville, Ill.; nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, Inc. or for Masses. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting mollfuneralhome.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, at the Moll Funeral Home, Mascoutah, Ill.
Funeral: A funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at Holy Childhood Catholic Church in Mascoutah, Ill., with Father Bill McGhee officiating. Burial will follow in Mascoutah City Cemetery, Mascoutah, Ill.
MOLL FUNERAL HOME, Mascoutah, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 28, 2015