Mae Bernice Mueller (1928-2017)

Mae Bernice Mueller
May 28, 1928 – May 8, 2017 

Mae Bernice Mueller, nee Weissert, 88, of Shiloh, IL, born May 28, 1928, in Belleville, IL, passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, at Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL.

Mae was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.  She was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, Belleville, IL, and of the Women of the Moose Chapter 53, Swansea, IL, where many memories were cherished with Friday Fish Fry’s, Saturday night dancing, and holiday parties.  Mae also was a former member of the Red Hat Society and was known by all for her Sunday pies, birthday cakes, and holiday cookies.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilbur E. Mueller, whom she married on August 2, 1948, and who died on January 5, 1994; her parents, Otto and Cora, nee Schmisseur, Weissert; two brothers, Marcel and Otto Weissert; and a sister, Sertella Causey.

Surviving are two sons, Glen J. Mueller of Lebanon, IL, and Steven W. (Gerry) Mueller of Ballwin, MO; four grandchildren, Jeffery (Beth) Mueller, Jeremy (Carol) Mueller, Brandon Mueller, and Jeanine (Brian) Buehlhorn; eight great-grandchildren, Madison Mueller, Samantha Mueller, Christopher Mueller, Josef Mueller, Jacob Mueller, Jasin Mueller, Brooklynn Buehlhorn, and Jaxton Buehlhorn.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association/Research, 9370 Olive Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 62132 or to Heartland Hospice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at