FRANKSVILLE – Elizabeth (nee: Klinkhammer) Mueller, 92, passed away on Monday, November 3, 2008, at Washington Manor in Kenosha. She was born in Sturtevant on June 9, 1916, the daughter of Phillip and Clara (nee: Helding) Klinkhammer.
Elizabeth was a longtime member of St. Louis Catholic Church in Caledonia. She retired from Frank Pure Food Company after many years of service. Elizabeth loved cooking, especially her famous doughnuts that her family loved.
Surviving is her son, Thomas C. (Romayne) Mueller; six grandchildren, Debora (Jon) Ludwig, Jeffery (Nancy) Mueller, Kenneth Mueller, Joel Mueller, Sue Ball and Patty (Shane) Johansen; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Phillip Klinkhammer; sister, Betty Lou (Donald) LaMere; and son-in-law, Orv Kothe. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.
Elizabeth was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Mueller, Jr. on January 2, 1975; daughter, Geri Kothe on September 14, 2008; her parents; brothers, Karl and Richard Klinkhammer and sister, Marion Mielke.
In keeping with Elizabeth’s wishes private services have taken place, with burial at St. Louis Catholic Cemetery.
A special thank you to Washington Manor for the fine care she received during her time there.
Sturino Funeral Home
3014 Northwestern Ave., Racine (262) 632-4479