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Paul Mueller

March 3, 1924 ~ July 28, 2023 (age 99) 99 Years Old


Paul J. Mueller died on Friday, July 28, 2023 at Mt. Sterling, Illinois.  He is survived by his daughter, and three sons, Joseph (Johanne), Jim (Michele), and John (Gayle), and their families, and beloved nieces, nephews and cousins. 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ann, his parents, Nicholas and Rachel, his six brothers and four sisters, Arnold (Helen), Rosina (Henry), Esther (Michael), Agnes (Howard), Carl (Louise), Francis (Elsian), Raymond (Elva), Martha (Harry), William (Dianna), Reynold (Betty, then after he was widowed, Ramona), and cherished nieces, nephews, and cousins.  

A memorial mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 2, 2023 in the Holy Family Catholic Church in Mt. Sterling with Father Aaron Kuhn officiating. 

Burial of the cremated remains will follow in the Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery.  A military service will be conducted at the graveside by the Illinois National Guard Funeral Honors Detail. 

Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the Hendricker Funeral Home in Mt. Sterling.  

Memorials are suggested to Jazz Foundation of America, St. Mary's School, Mt. Sterling American Legion Post #374, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post # 10399, Great River Honor Flight or Brown County Public Library.   

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Memorial Visitation
August 1, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hendricker Funeral Home
406 South Capitol Ave.
Mount Sterling, Illinois 62353

Memorial Mass
August 2, 2023

10:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church
401 West North Street
Mount Sterling, IL 62353

Burial of Cremated Remains

Mount Sterling Catholic Cemetery
1037 725 E Street
Mount Sterling, IL 62353

Military Honors

Mount Sterling Catholic Cemetery
1037 725 E Street
Mount Sterling, IL 62353


Jazz Foundation of America
322 West 48th Street, 6th Floor, New York NY 10036

St. Mary School
408 West Washington street, Mt. Sterling IL 62353
Tel: 1-217-773-2825

Mount Sterling American Legion Post # 374

Brown County V.F.W. Post # 10399

Great River Honor Flight
513 Hampshire, Quincy IL 62301

Brown County Public Library


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