ROANOKE - Hilda C. Mueller, 82, formerly of Maryville, died at noon Thursday (April 20, 2006) at Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home, where she was a resident.
She was born Aug. 1, 1923, in Bloomfield, Ind., a daughter of Bill and Elsie Canada Strauser. She married William “Lefty” Mueller on July 1, 1944, in Bloomington, Ind. He died Nov. 23, 2005, in Roanoke.
Surviving is one son, James (Jan) Mueller, Roanoke; one sister, Dorothy Hull, Sun City Center, Fla.; three grandchildren, Tony (Katie) Mueller, Roanoke; Tim (Jessie) Mueller, Morton; and Traci Mueller, Roanoke; and one great-granddaughter, Kailie Mueller.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Hilda was an accounting clerk for National Stockyards in National City for 35 years before she retired in 1982.
Hilda had attended the Faith Ministries Church in Caseyville.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the chapel at Mount Carmel Cemetery in Belleville. Clergy from her church will officiate. Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home or to the Faith Ministries Church in Caseyville.