William Charles Mueller, 83, of Burbank, died Thursday evening, May 1, 2014, at Wooster Community Hospital, following a period of declining health. Bill was born July 18, 1930, at Friendsville in Medina County, to the late William A. and Gail (Hawk) Mueller and married the former Annetta June Arrowsmith on March 16, 1952.
He served in the U.S. Air Force from November 15, 1950 through October 23, 1954, having served overseas in England. He was a truck driver for 40 years, retiring from Don and John Grimm Trucking. Bill owned and operated B&J Storage in Madisonburg from 1992 – 2004.
He made his home in the Westfield Center area most of his life, having resided near Burbank for the past 13 years and enjoyed gardening and trucks. Bill was always busy tinkering and piddling and was the happiest when working.
Surviving are his wife, June; his three children, William B. (Rebecca) Mueller of Kissimmee, Florida, Becky J. (Wayne) Moore of Creston and Brad S. (Laura) Mueller of Westfield Center; six grandchildren, Dr. Lindsey (Scott) Castle, William D. Mueller, Nick (Carrie) Moore, Chad (Jamie) Moore, Philip (Justine) Mueller and Jessica (Roman) Burk; two step grandchildren, Geoffrey Reeder and Brooke Reeder; two great-grandchildren, Angel Burk and Noah Moore; and two sisters, Lois Bell of Sunbury and Mary Dickerson of North Canton.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Nelson Mueller; and a sister, Edith Selzer.
Services will be Monday at 11 A.M., at Murray Funeral Home in Creston, with Pastor Dan Bishop officiating. Burial will be in Westfield Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, May 4, 2014, from 2 until 5 P.M., at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to LifeCare Hospice, 2525 Back Orrville Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Canaan Twp. Fire and Rescue, P.O. Box 25, Creston, OH 44217.
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