Herbert Harry Mueller was born February 10, 1922 at Mount Vernon, SD to Arthur and Anna (Storm) Mueller. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church where he remained a life-long member. He was a charter member of Lutheran Brotherhood and served on the church council. He served on the Tobin School Board and was a member of the South Dakota Farmers Union. On September 16, 1945 he married Margaret Fink. They farmed their entire life in the Mount Vernon and Ethan area.
He is survived by his wife of sixty nine years, Margaret, three sons: Ronald (Judi) Mueller, Sioux Falls; Delmar (Nancy) Mueller, Ethan; Curtis (Linda) Mueller, Ethan; one daughter, Marilyn (Steve) Haddorff, Sioux Falls; 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, two brothers: Elmer Mueller, Mitchell; Harvey (Laverna) Mueller, Parkston; two brothers-in-law: Albert Fink, Delmont; A.M. (Deb) Fink, Ames, IA and sister-in-law, Dolores Fink, Minneapolis, MN.
He was preceded in death by seven sisters and one brother.
Memorials are preferred to be made to Lutheran’s Outdoors or Lutheran Social Services.