Vernon Joseph Mueller passed away on Friday, November 24, 2017. He was born on May 12, 1937 in Fargo, ND to John and Elizabeth (Illies) Mueller. He was the 10th of 14 children. Vernon attended Mahnomen High School, graduating in 1955. After high school he entered the United States Army.
He was united in marriage to Sharon Klundt in 1959. In 1960 he began his career for the United States Postal Service, first as a letter carrier in Jamestown, ND. In 1974 he accepted the position of Postmaster in Marion, ND where he served until his retirement in 1992. Those who knew Vern well, knew exactly where they stood with him as he always verbalized his thoughts.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon (Fargo), his son Kevin Mueller (Jamestown, ND), daughters, Keri Mueller (Valley City, ND), Kris Mueller (Valley City, ND), Kelli (David) Lipp, 5 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
The family will celebrate his life in a private memorial at a later date.