Mr. Mueth was employed in the construction industry before his retirement and a member of the Construction and Laborers Local #459. He was also involved in farming on the family farm. He was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Paderborn, IL. Victor was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.
He was preceded in death by one son, Wayne E Mueth; his parents, Michael and Martha, nee Neff, Mueth; a sister, Sally Krupp; three brothers, Edward, Joseph and Cletus Mueth; one sister-in-law, Genelle Mueth.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Estelle, nee Kreher, Mueth, whom he married November 26, 1957;
six grandsons, Benjamin (Rebecca) Mueth,
Jonathan (Holly) Mueth,
Andrew Mueth (fiancé Jenna Voegtle),
and Dylan Mueth;
two great-grandchildren, Braydon and Bryson Mueth;
one daughter-in-law, Jane M. Mueth of Paderborn, IL, and friend Duane Waeltz;
one sister, Anna (Clyde) Kreher of Hecker, IL;
two sisters-in-law, Evelyn Mueth of St. Louis, MO,
and Joan Mueth of Waterloo, IL;
one brother-in-law, David Krupp of Freeburg, IL;
and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Heartland Hospice, to the Belleville Diocesan Ministry to the Sick & Aged, or as Memorial Mass offerings. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral procession will leave at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2016, from George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Paderborn, IL, with Father Jim Voelker, Father Gene Neff, Father Stanley Konieczny and Father Von Deeke concelebrating. Burial will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Paderborn, IL.
To the Mueth family. I was very sorry to hear of Victor’s passing. you are in my thought’s and prayers. Please except my sympathy. Sincerely, Mark Forcade
Mark Forcade, Smithton, Il, 62285