MUELLER, Robert G., 90, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Monday, December 19, 2016 at Bishop Hodges Continuous Care Center.
He was born September 21, 1926, in North Wheeling, a son of the late Colletta Roth Mueller and Gustave Joseph Mueller.
Robert worked as a sales representative for Nestle Foods USA for 36 years and retired in 1991. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Carroll Council #504, a lifetime member of the VFW, and a member of St. Michael Catholic Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Edward, Arthur, and Roth Mueller, and a sister, Zita Mueller Hacskaylo.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Elizabeth Wiles Mueller and two children, Kathleen A. Mueller of Pittsburgh, Pa. and Matthew R. Mueller of Coraopolis, Pa., and many nieces and nephews.
He served in WWII and the Korean War and was with the occupation troops of Japan for 1 and ½ years during WWII. When he was discharged in 1950 he attained the rank of First Lieutenant and served with the 1st Cavalry Division.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 from 4-7 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 11 am at St. Michael Catholic Church in Wheeling with Msgr. Joseph Peterson as celebrant. Private entombment will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Wheeling.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com
Date: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
St. Michael Catholic Church
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