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Joseph Michael Mueth
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Birth: Nov. 13, 1938
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 14, 2008
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA

Joseph Michael Mueth, 69, of Paderborn Ill., born Nov. 13, 1938, in Millstadt Township, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, at home surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer.

He was employed as a skilled finish carpenter, a member of the local carpenter union for many years, before retiring from Osterhage construction in Waterloo, Ill. Joe had a passion for the outdoors, enjoying hunting and watching wildlife.

Joe was preceded in death by his wife, Genell, nee Jany, Mueth, whom he married, April 11, 1959; his parents, Michael and Martha Mueth; daughter, Deborah Renth; and grandson, Alex Wolf.

Surviving are his children, Donna (Tom) Wolf of New Athens, Ill., Scott (Marilyn) Mueth of Paderborn, Ill., DeeDee (Lester) Vielweber of Smithton, Ill., Lynette (John) Williams of Paderborn, Ill.; and son in law, Dale Renth of Albers, Ill.; eight grandchildren, Joe, Abby, and Hannah Wolf, Derek Mueth, Zoe Blades, Haley Renth, Jacob Vielweber and Kaitlyn Williams; two step great-grandchildren, Random and KayLee; brothers, Victor (Stella) Mueth of Paderborn, Ill., Edward (Evelyn) Mueth of Brighton, Ill., Cletus (Joan) Mueth of Millstadt, Ill.; sisters, Anna Mae (Clyde) Kreher of Hecker, Ill., Sally (David) Krupp of Freeburg, Ill.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Faye and Dave Parker of Paderborn, Ill., Norma and Ira Saxton of Waterloo, Ill., Nina and Joe Gerold of Belleville, Ill., Cleve and Jean Jany of Paderborn, Ill., Russell and Jackie Jany of Union, Mo., Merle and Barb Jany of Smithton, Ill., Diane Jany Boschert of New Athens Ill., Dianne Jany of Paderborn, Ill., and numerous nieces and nephews.

Joe's generosity continued with his passing by donating his body to research so others may benefit.

Special thank you to Hospice of Southern Illinois for their continued support and dedication to the dying. Memorials would be appreciated to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 305 S. Illinois St., Belleville, Ill., 62220.

Funeral: A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 29, 2008, at St. Michael's Church, Paderborn, Ill. A gathering of family and friends will follow at the church hall. 
Family links: 
  Michael Charles Mueth (1905 - 1978)
  Martha Elizabeth Neff Mueth (1906 - 2003)
  Genell Alma Jany Mueth (1939 - 2008)
  Deborah Kay Mueth Renth (1963 - 1997)*
  Cletus B Mueth (1929 - 2010)*
  Celestine C Mueth Krupp (1932 - 2009)*
  Victor F Mueth (1934 - 2016)*
  Edward S Mueth (1937 - 2015)*
  Joseph Michael Mueth (1938 - 2008)
*Calculated relationship
Saint Michaels Cemetery
St. Clair County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Nov 02, 2008
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Joseph Michael Mueth
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Joseph Michael Mueth
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