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Dale Edward Mueller

May 13, 1934 ~ April 29, 2021 (age 86)


Hastings resident Dale Edward Mueller, 86, passed away Thursday, April 29, 2021, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.

Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, at First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hastings with Pastor Joel Remmers officiating. Burial will be held at a later date at Salem Lutheran Churchyard Cemetery in Superior. Book signing will be 1-4 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd. The service will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home’s Facebook page. The direct link for that page is, the link will not be live until five minutes before service time. For the health and safety of others face masks are required for those attending the funeral, your cooperation is appreciated.

Dale was born May 13, 1934, in Nelson, NE to Carl & Elsa Anna Maria (Eilers) Mueller. He graduated from Nelson High School in 1951. Dale served in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1955 and was stationed in Germany. He married Mona Langer on August 5, 1956.

Dale was a Postmaster in Harvard, NE for many years. He was a member of First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and National Association of Postmasters (NAPUS).

Dale was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Wilbur Mueller and Marvin Mueller; and grandson-in-law, Brady Cooper.  

    Mona Mueller – Hastings, NE
Children, Spouses & families:          
    Alan Lee & Beth Mueller – De Pere, WI
        Logan and Rachel – De Pere, WI
    Rex Carl & Kim Mueller – Omaha, NE
        Ryan and Leslie – Omaha, NE
    Jeanne & Shane Surface – Papillion, NE
        Melissa & Brian Nelson – Springfield, NE
            Ethan and Landon – Springfield, NE
        Katie & Shane Yockey – Springfield, NE
            Leif, Elsa, and Kai – Springfield, NE
        Mary Beth Cooper – Colorado Springs, CO
Siblings & Spouses:                          
    Ralph & Sharlee Mueller – Littleton, CO
    Doris Swanstrom – Moses Lake, WA
    Lester & Karen Mueller – Broomfield, CO
    Glen & Carol Mueller – Nelson, NE
    Carl Jr. & Debbie Mueller – Pueblo, CO
    Richard & Valli Mueller – Herford, AZ
    Joyce Mueller – Hastings, NE
Brother-in-law & Spouse:                 
    Frank & Bonnie Langer – Superior, NE
Many Nieces & Nephews

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Book signing
May 3, 2021

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center
1225 N. Elm Ave
Hastings, NE 68901

Memorial Service
May 4, 2021

2:00 PM
First St. Paul's Lutheran Church
501 North Burlington Avenue
Hastings, NE 68901

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