EUGENE — Robert Mueller, a member of St. Paul Church since its founding in 1967, died April 10. He was 90.
Mr. Mueller was born Sept. 17, 1923, born to Anna Detlaff Mueller and Joseph Mueller of Cincinnati, Ohio. He graduated from high school in Cincinnati and joined the Navy, serving during World War II. After his service, he worked nine years with Southern Pacific railroad as a pipe fitter. He moved on to work at the Addressograph Multigraph Corp. as a technician, eventually moving to the Eugene field office to work as the office manager. After he retired from A&M, he opened his own business, Mueller’s Sales and Service.
He was preceded by his first wife, Betty Jean Mueller, in 1998. He is survived by his second wife, Marlene Mueller; brother Dr. Elmer Joseph Mueller, Birmingham, Mich.; children, Gary Durbin, Connie Fenton and Lori Murphy, all of Eugene; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Paul Church.