William D. Mueller

William D. Mueller

Madison-William D. Mueller, age 81, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2012, surrounded by his family at St. Marys Hospital in Madison.

William was born February 25, 1931, the son of Arthur and Lillian (Walsh). Bill was a lifelong resident of Madison, graduating from East High School in 1949. He worked with Wiedenbeck, INC. for over 50 years and was active in the church choir at Lakeview Lutheran, until retiring from singing in 2011.

Bill met his beloved wife Sylvia (Morschauser) in 1953 and they were married in September of 1954. He will be dearly missed by his children, Sharon (Jerry) Svetlik, Wayne (Laurie) Mueller, Lynne (Brian Holten) Mueller, and grandchildren, Jennifer and Jon Svetlik, Kelsey and Robbie Mueller, Madolyn, Jaquelyn, Ariel and Trevor Holten.

Bill is further survived by his brother-in-law Tom Gilbertson, niece Patty (Rick) Hamann, nephew Jim Gilbertson, in-laws John (Irene) Morschauser, Mary Koch, Rose Skogman, and Clara (Herb) Feuling.

He was preceded in death by his parents, stepmother Coletta, sister, Marge Gilbertson, in-laws, Fran Koch, Archie Skogman, Art (Gertrude) Morschauser, and Virgil (Cheryl) Morschauser.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at LAKEVIEW LUTHERAN CHURCH, 4001 Mandrake Rd, Madison, with Rev. Dean Kirst officiating. Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Madison. A visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to Lakeview Lutheran Church would be appreciated.

The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at St. Mary’s Hospital and Belmont Nursing Home for the care they provided William.