Dorothy Slingerland Mueller Marco Island, FL
Dorothy Slingerland Mueller, 85, of Marco Island, died peacefully at her home on June 13, 2013. Born and raised in River Forest, IL, she was the daughter of the late Henry H. and Nona Solick Slingerland. Dorothy was a graduate of River Forest High School and was a member of the Oak Park Ski Club. She earned her Associate's Degree at Beloit College in Wisconsin and was an active member of the Tri Delta Sorority.
Dorothy went on to work for American Airlines and became branch manager in the downtown Chicago Insurance Exchange Building.
A beloved wife, mother, sister and grandmother, Dorothy will be dearly missed by her family and all who knew her.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 52 years, Paul A. Mueller; son, Paul, Jr.; daughter, Mary (Peter) Vassallo; grandson, Alexander; granddaughters, Eleanor and Mira; sister-inlaw, Joan Slingerland; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Marion McLaughlin; and her brother, Henry 'Bud' Slingerland, II.
Visiting hours will be held on Monday, June 17th (TODAY), from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Fuller Funeral Home, 4735 Tamiami Trail East.
The funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 18th, 10:00 a.m. at San Marco Catholic Church, 851 San Marco Road, Marco Island. Additional services and burial will be in Illinois.
Online condolences may be made at www.fullernaples.com.