John Mueller, lifelong resident of Waukesha, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, surrounded by his family at the age of 84. He was born on March 21, 1933, the son of John and Dorothy Mueller.
On June 23, 1956, John married the love of his life, Helen Dungey. John worked as a machinist at Waukesha Engine, where he retired after 45 years. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. John enjoyed fishing, hunting, golf, bowling, woodworking and carving, but most of all, he loved spending time with his family.
John will be deeply missed by his wife of 60 years, Helen; son, Michael John Mueller; grandchildren, Melissa and Britainy; great-grandchildren, Josiah and Sylas; and sister, Louise Harder. He further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
John was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Emily Warner and Dorothy Honeyager.
The visitation for John will be held on Thursday, April 13, from 10 a.m. until the time of the 12 p.m. funeral service at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188.
Inurnment will take place at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-5426609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a condolence, please visitwww.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.