Irvin W. Mueller

Irvin W. Mueller, 68, of Gillett, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at St. Vincent Hospital, Green Bay. He was born on September 7, 1953 in Oconto Falls to the late Walter and Doris (Buhrandt) Mueller. Irv grew up and lived in Gillett all his life. Irvin attended Gillett High School and graduated in 1971.

On July 28, 1973 he married Laurie Corn at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Gillett.

Irvin was employed as a Welder, farmer, bartender, truck driver (Titletown Express), logger, disaster relief clean-up crew (with Duran Schroeder), and was working at Seneca Foods when he finally decided to retire.

Irv enjoyed hunting, fishing, drinking Sundrop, and bullshitting with his buddies (Doug Kallies). He also enjoyed helping Jason Giese at the local Meat Market.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Laurie Mueller, Gillett; two children, Amy Mueller and her son, Trey Irvin Mueller (Green Bay) and Blake Mueller (Gillett) and his daughter Paige Mueller (Green Bay); two sisters, Kathy (Dale) Carlson, Gillett, Marjorie Mueller, Green Bay; one brother, Wayne (Sue) Mueller, Gillett;  one sister-in-law, Lorna Mueller(Gillett); and his good friend Pat True.

Irvin was preceded in death by his parents, Wally and Doris Mueller, one brother, Russel Mueller,  brother-in-law, Darwin Grignon; lifelong friend, Duran Schroeder, Aunts/Uncles including Norman Buhrandt, and many others.

Cremation has occurred and a celebration of Irvin’s life will be held at a later date. Expressions of sympathy and personal messages may be left for the family at

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