Gary Edward Muller Sr., 50, of Marshalltown, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at home. Visitation will be held on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Marshalltown with the funeral service on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. also at First Baptist Church. Following services cremation rites will be accorded. Memorials may be directed towards the family. Online condolences may by left at www.mitchellfh.com. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Gary and his family.
Gary was born on Oct. 8, 1962 in Glendale, Calif., to Donald and Margie Muller. He was employed with Lennox in Marshalltown. Gary married Brenda Breitbach in Glendale, Calif., on Dec. 1, 1984. Gary loved gardening, stamp collecting, photography, woodworking as he enjoyed making birdhouses; taking his dog Maggie for walks and loved to spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Gary is survived by his wife of 28 years, Brenda Muller; children: Rosemarie (Brandon) Borseth, of Des Moines, Eddie (Amanda) Muller, of Marshalltown, and Christine (Dan) Dixson, of Des Moines; grandchildren: Logan Borseth, Olivia Muller and Kaylee Dixson; sisters Kathy (David) Carrollo and Nancy Reisinger and her significant other Paul Hopkins and numerous nieces and nephews. Gary will truly be missed by many.
Gary is preceded in death by his mother Maggie Muller; father-in-law William Breitbach; grandparents Edward and Edith Muller and Dorothy and Alan Bryan.