Marilla V. "Millie" Muellner, 74
Formerly of Grey Eagle
July 26, 1938 - May 3, 2013
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Grey Eagle for Marilla Muellner who died after a short battle with lung cancer at The Good Shepherd Community in Sauk Rapids. Private family inurnment will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Prayers will be at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.
Marilla Viola Orgon was born July 26, 1938 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Mark and Audrey (Williams) Orgon. On June 16, 1957 she married Ambrose Hoppe at Ascension Catholic Church in Minneapolis. Ambrose died December 20, 1960. She then married Bernard Muellner on June 21, 1962 at St. Stephen's Catholic Church in Anoka. Millie worked as the Grey Eagle city clerk from 1985 to 1999 when she retired. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Grey Eagle and Christian Mothers. Millie enjoyed fishing, reading and painting ceramics.
Survivors include her children, Catherine (John) Keller of St. Joseph, Michael (Wanda) Hoppe of Holland, NY, Lisa (friend, Dave) Cornett of Lakeville, Kelly Muellner of Nelson, Kevin Muellner of Grey Eagle, Dawn (friend, Todd) Tschida of Sauk Centre, Renee (Michael) Sunder of Sauk Centre, and Marie (Ron) Ostendorf of Nowthen; 20 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; and sister, Bernadette (David) Bergman of Blaine.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Muellner on July 23, 1989; grandchildren, Cody, Shawn and Mark Ostendorf; son-in-law, Sherwin "Herm" Tschida; brothers, Ralph Orgon and Bernard Orgon; and sister, Marcella Orgon.