Mary Mueller

Mueller, Mary K.

Mary K. Mueller, age 69, of St. Cloud died peacefully at the Kathy Hospice Home in West Bend on Friday, January 25, 2013.

The former Mary Braun was born April 21, 1943 in the Town of Marshfield near Calvary Station, to the late Alois & Rosella (Laudolff) Braun.

Mary graduated from New Holstein High School in 1961. On August 15, 1964, she married James Mueller at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Mount Calvary.

She had worked at Mercury Marine in Fond du Lac for a short time then at Feldner Chevrolet in St. Cloud until her retirement.

Mary was a member of St. Isidore Parish - St. Cloud Church, the Christian's Women's Society and the St. Cloud Homemakers.

Survivors include her husband, Jim; her four children, Jeff Mueller and his wife, Sandy Butz of St. Cloud, Steve Mueller and his special friend, Cheryl Tarhi of LaGrange, KY, Kris Struve of Plymouth, and Kevin Mueller and his wife, Julie of West Bend; seven grandchildren, Payton, Aspen, Max, Allaina, Celia, Kate, and Will; her two brothers, Jerry Braun of Van Dyne, and Bob (Mary) Braun of Fond du Lac; two sisters, Anne (Frank) Kraemer of Fond du Lac, and Pat (Milt) Dilling of Milwaukee; her sister-in-law, Sandi (Bob) Roehrig of St. Peter; three brothers-in-law, Ken (Sue) Mueller of Marytown, John (Barb) Mueller of Madison, and David Mueller of St. Cloud; and her step-mother-in-law, Henrietta Mueller of Fond du Lac.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Alois & Rosella Braun; a brother, Joe Braun; a nephew, Ronald Braun; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Armand & Lorraine Mueller.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at St. Isidore Parish St. Cloud Church 924 Main Street in St. Cloud. Rev. Gary Wegner OFM Cap will officiate. Burial will be in the St. Cloud Catholic Cemetery.

Family and friends may call at the Sippel Funeral Home 1311 Thorp Street in St. Cloud on Tuesday, January 29th from 3:00 - 8:00 PM and at the funeral home Wednesday morning from 9:00 - 10:00 AM when brief rites will be held.

A prayer service will be held at the funeral home Tuesday evening at 8:00 PM.

A Memorial Fund will be established in her name.

For additional information, please contact the Sippel Funeral Home in St. Cloud (920) 999-2291 or visit


Funeral Home

Sippel Funeral Home
1311 Thorp Street St. Cloud, WI 53079

Published in Fond du Lac Reporter on Jan. 27, 2013