PORT CHARLOTTE, FLA.
June G. ‘Judy’ Muehl
June 9, 1920 – May 21, 2010
June G. "Judy" Muehl (nee Stearns) peacefully passed away May
21, 2010, in Port Charlotte, Fla., following a sudden illness. She was
born June 9, 1920, in Milwaukee, and was a graduate of West Division High
She married Howard Irving Muehl on Nov. 27, 1941. Judy worked at the
Bowling Proprietors of Wisconsin, Waukesha Motors, Wisconsin Centrifugal
and General Casting. June and Howie owned and operated Totem Bowl in
Waukesha from 1963 to 1975. June was instrumental in starting the junior
bowling program in the Waukesha area. They retired to Cape Coral, Fla., in
the 1970s and Judy got her house with a pool.
Judy was preceded in death by her husband; her sisters, Grace Julia (Memmel)
and Charlotte Marie (Grady); and half-brother, Neele.
She is survived by three sons, Howard (Mary) of Port Charlotte, Thomas
(Karen) of Pewaukee and Peter (Dawn) of Waukesha. She is further survived
by eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and her special niece,
Diane (Grady) Schmoker of Fort Myers, Fla., and her family; and other
family and friends.
Judy will be remembered for her fondness for sporty cars, the music of
Elvis and Dean Martin and her famous bacon gravy. She adored the many dogs
who shared her life. She was a gracious hostess to all the visitors to her
A private service and interment will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 10,
at St. Joseph Cemetery in Waukesha. A reception will follow from 1 p.m. to
4 p.m. for family and friends at Spice Creek Condominiums, Recreation
Center Meadowbrook Room, N16-W26554 E. Fieldhack Drive, Pewaukee, WI.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of
Waukesha are appreciated.