Eunice M. Mueller, 89, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017 at Ridgewood Care Center. She was born in Racine, September 3, 1927.

On May 14, 1949, Eunice was united in marriage to Theodore Mueller, who preceded her in death April 25, 1980. She owned and operated Rollin Hills Lawn and Garden for many years. She also was the caretaker for Rev. Gerry Schmitz and Rev. Dave Malloy at St. John Nepomuk Catholic Church. She also was employed by Kohl’s for 13 years until her retirement. Eunice was a lady on the go, she had a zest for life and loved being with people. She cherished trips to Wild Rose and Eagle River. Her favorites were 4:30 Happy Hours, a good old fashioned and hanging out with family and friends. She will be dearly missed.

Surviving are her children, William (Jean) Mueller, Todd Mueller, Jeanne Leiberg all of Racine; grandson, Bill (Irma) Mueller; 4 great grandchildren, Dionna, Anissa, Anjelica and Bill Jr.; sister, Susan (Doug) Stover, dear and special friend, Bob McDougal; brother-in-law, Glenn Mueller; sisters-in-law, Kathleen (Dale) Matthaei, JoAnn (Larry) Mulenbeck, nieces, nephews other relatives and dear friends. In addition to her husband she also was preceded in death by her mother, Isabel Young, son-in-law, Daryl Leiberg, sister-in-law, Shirley Mueller and her sister, May Christensen.

Funeral services will be held Friday, May 19, 2017, 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Interment will follow at West Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Friday at 10 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 A.M. Memorials to St. John Nepomuk Catholic Church or to the VFW have been suggested.

A heartfelt thank you to Ascension-All Saints Cardiac Care and special thanks to the staff and nurses “Ladies” at Ridgewood Care Center for their care and support.

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.