George E. Mueller Jr.

Sept. 9, 1931 July 17, 2013

George E. Mueller Jr. of Waukesha died Wednesday, July 17, 2013, surrounded by his family at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at the age of 81.

He was born in Milwaukee on Sept. 9, 1931, the son of George Sr.

and Esther (nee Hansen) Mueller. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force from 1961 until 1965.

He was a longtime member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church. George loved his dogs and loved people. He never spoke an unkind word about anyone and was always willing to help those in need. George always had a positive outlook on life, had a strong work ethic and was a great storyteller. He will always be remembered as a devoted husband, father and grandfather.

He will be sadly missed by his three loving children, Maggie Broadnax of Madison, Mary-Beth Mueller of Waukesha and Thomas (Anne) Mueller of Madison, and his seven grandchildren, Noah, Isaac, John IV, Grace and Levi Broadnax and Leah and Rachel Beutler. He is further survived by a special friend and caregiver, Hugo Perez, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Bernice, on Sept. 18, 1998, his two sisters and his parents.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Tuesday, July 23, at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 700 Beechwood Ave., Waukesha.

The Rev. Arthur G. Koepsell will preside. Burial will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 547-4035 or visit us online at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.