Thomas J. Mueller, 69
Dec. 23, 1946 — April 29, 2016

Thomas J. MuellerThomas John Mueller, age 69, died at home in Cedarburg on Friday, April 29, 2016. He was married in 1971 to Diane Fay Nystrom and they had four children. Diane sadly passed away in 1986 and Tom went on to raise his four children on his own.

Born Dec. 23, 1946, in Milwaukee, he lived in eight states before settling in Cedarburg. He graduated from Upper Arlington High School and from Southern Illinois University. He proudly served in the U.S. Army. He worked for years in the oil industry as a officer and subsequently started a professional consulting firm specializing in cleaning up blighted, contaminated properties.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Sylvester E. and Carol Mueller, and his sister, Susan J. Sladoje. Survivors include sons Thomas, John and Michael (Sheila Zillmann); daughter, Allison (Zach Fenton); six grandchildren, (Kaeli, Wyatt, Callahan, Penelope, Charlston and August); and sister, Cathy Slingerland.

A celebration of Thomas’ life will be held privately for family and friends.

Please send condolences to Allison J. Fenton at 656 S. 7th Ave., West Bend, WI 53095. Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory in Cedarburg assisted the family.