Walter E. Mueller, 89, husband of Madeleine C. Mueller of Darien, died on May 23, at his home. Born April 5, 1925, he was the son of the late Henry and Lillian Mueller.

Mr. Mueller grew up in Stuart Manor and Garden City, Long Island, NY. After high school, he served in the Philippines during World War II.

A graduate of Hofstra University, Mr. Mueller was employed in the insurance industry.

Over the years, Mr. Mueller devoted much of his time to helping others recover their lives.

He is survived by his wife Madeleine, daughter Jeanne Siviski of Albion, Maine and sister, Joan Knobel of Swansboro, N.C.

He was predeceased by his son John, brother Henry Mueller and sister, Margaret Dillingham.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Wednesday, May 28 in St. John Church in Darien. Burial was private.

— by The Darien Times