Harold J. Mueller
Dec 30, 1935 -- Oct 3, 2019

Harold J. Mueller, Age 83, of Leawood, Kansas passed away October 3, 2019 peacefully in his home.

Harold was born December 30, 1935, the son of Julias H. & Gladys G. Mueller. He married Judith Ann Webster in 1962. They raised five children, he is the grandfather of six, great-grandfather of four, and considered family to many others.

 

Harold grew up in Hutchinson, Kansas. He then enlisted in the US Army. After serving for two years, he enrolled at the University of Kansas and graduated with a degree in business. He was a member and president of Sigma Nu fraternity. He retired after 35 years of working with Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance. During retirement he dedicated his time to woodworking and giving himself to his family and all those who had the blessing of knowing him. Harold was a man of deep faith and was actively involved in his parish, Curé of Ars, and the Serra Club of Johnson County. He extended his love, service, and prayers to friends and strangers alike. He uniquely impacted the life of everyone he knew with his humble spirit and immeasurable selfless acts of kindness.

 

Harold was preceded in death by his parents and four of his ten siblings; Vivian Weigel, Dwayne Mueller, Jeannie Jones, and Dickie Fast. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and six of his siblings. 

Survivors include his wife, Judy; his siblings Janie Riggs and Mary Bishop of Hutchinson, KS; Barbara Warriner (Milton) of Shawnee, KS; Kenny Mueller (Sig) of Scottsdale, AZ; Thomas Mueller (Carroll) of Las Vegas, NV; Jerry Mueller of Hutchinson, KS; his children Doug Mueller (Linda) of Belton, MO; Denise Kelley of Leawood, KS; John Mueller of Naples, FL; Julie Thornton (Zach) of Leawood, KS; Suzanne Mueller of Overland Park, KS; grandchildren Ryan Mueller (Sara), Jaclyn Mueller, Emma Kelley, Alex Mueller, Thomas and Isabel Thornton; great-grandchildren Theodore, Amelia, Kaiden, and Kinsley.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 7th, 2019 at Curé of Ars Catholic Church at 1 o’clock p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions made to Curé of Ars Catholic Church or the Serra Club of Johnson County.

 



Condolences

Claude E Jardon Oct 04 ,2019

fraternity brother ,JOPLIN ,Missouri

I believe that Harold and my paths may have crossed only once since I graduated from KU in 1962 but I have good memories of Harold. He was a kind man, a hard worker and (I believe) a natural salesman. My condolences to the Mueller family.

Gary and Cindy Wainscott Oct 05 ,2019

Neighbor ,Gardner Lake ,Kansas

Dear Mueller Family ~ We are saddened to hear this news. We have many great memories of Harold when we lived next door to your great family. He had such a great presence and kindness about him. May peace be with you during this time, and your memories carry you through. 🙏🏻❤️

frank Stathopoulos Oct 05 ,2019

Friend ,Blue Springs ,Missouri

Knowing harold you couldnt help but love him. Sharon and i offer our condolences. Sharon has lost a dance partner temporarily. May his memory be eternal.

Cheryl Buckles-Deeter Oct 05 ,2019

Friend ,LEAWOOD ,Kansas

There are no words to express how much we will miss Harold. He was the definition of kindness, generosity, encouragement and always there with a helping hand. Much love to Judy and his family.

Mary Vise Oct 05 ,2019

Friend ,Tulsa ,Oklahoma

Judy, I just saw on Facebook that Harold has passed away. I am am so sad for you and your family. I have many fun memories of the good times we had way back when we were young. Wonder what Jim and Harold are doing tonight. Laughter and teasing are probably involved.!! My heart aches for you.

Roxane Dill (Rains) Oct 06 ,2019

Friend ,Kansas City ,Missouri

Judy, I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. Harold was a wonderful man. I always enjoyed talking to him whenever I saw him, You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Brock and Johi Wagner Oct 07 ,2019

Friend of the family ,Fort Collins ,Colorado

We wanted to send our condolences, it's hard to lose her parents and Harold was a good one. I'm sitting here thinking about our childhood and how great it was.I'm glad we were able to see Harold and Judy when we are out at my mom's funeral. We're so sorry we couldn't be there with you all at this time, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Take care, The Wager's Brock,Johi,Cort and Luke

Jennifer Peterson Oct 07 ,2019

Friend of Judy ,Gladstone ,Missouri

Judy, My sympathy to you and your family. You have been in my thoughts lately. The Lord is with you now in this time and always.

MAHER FAMILY Oct 07 ,2019

ADMIRING FRNDS ,OP ,Kansas

HAROLD WAS AMAZIN......HE IS BIG PART OF OUR S AND OTHRS LIVES... WHAT A GUY ..LIVD LIKE JESUS IN CARE FOR HIS FMLY...SERVD IN MILITARY,,SALESMANSUPREME.. DISCIPLINED..WOW U RAN THE RACE HAROLD ,WE R SO HAPPY TO KNOW YOU AND JUDY S FMLY

Mary Oct 08 ,2019

Friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Dear Judy and family, I send my love and sympathy to you and your family in the passing of Harold. I am grateful to have known you for many years and to have seen you recently at Ascension. We shared many happy times when we were all in the social club at Holy Cross and through our mutual friendship with the Waldorf family. With love and prayers, Mary and Neil Brown

Steve Bromert Oct 09 ,2019

Friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

So sorry to the family for your loss, Harold was a terrific guy and will be terribly missed.

Diane Nichols Oct 09 ,2019

Dear Judy and family, I just saw that Harold has passed away. Jim and I send out thoughts and prayers to you and all your family. God bless you all.

Event:
Funeral Mass
Location:
Cure of Ars Catholic Church
Address:
9405 Mission Road
City:
Leawood
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66206
Date:
Oct 07 ,2019
Time:
1:00 PM
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