Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

William Muller

William Herman Muller passed away on July 3rd,
2018 at home surrounded by his loving wife and family. William was born on
September 12th, 1930 to Louis and Elenora (Vaal) Muller in Evansville, IN.
William attended Sacred Heart School and Memorial High School in Evansville.
William graduated in 1954 from Meinard College and in 1958 from the University
of Innsbruck, Austria. William was ordained a priest in March 1958 for the
Catholic Diocese of Evansville, IN and served 12 years (1958-70) in the Diocese
of Evansville in various capacities including Assistant Pastor, Pastor, Editor
of The Diocesan Newspaper, Retirement Home Administrator and Chaplin. In 1971,
he moved to Cincinnati, OH and married Stella Madeline (Merry) Weedman. While
in Cincinnati he began an 18 year career in administrative management of
retirement and nursing homes and apartments for the elderly and continued his
career in Indianapolis, IN until 1997.

Since 1997 William was a resident of St. Augustine, FL and served as a
volunteer in the food pantry at Catholic Charities (1997-2014) and on the Board
of Directors for Catholic Charities (2004-2010). William is survived by his
wife of 46 years, children Nancy Cilento, Barbara Muller, Teresa Guard
(Arthur), James Muller (Annmarie), Aurelia Muller, Kimberly Muller, Emily
Firari (Ron), Anthony Muller (Barb) and Vincent Muller (Patricia) and his
sister Sr. Rose Ann Muller of Louisville, KY, his brother Edward Muller
(Sherry) of Evansville, IN and 24 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren and 3
great-great grandchildren and his nieces and nephews. Proceeded in death by his
parents, his brother Eugene, grandson William (Billy) James Muller, great-great
grandson Jordan Jones and Mother-in-law Madeline Merry.