Curtis A. Neumueller, Janesville (1945-2013)
May 13, 1945 - October 24, 2013
Curtis A. Neumueller, age 68, of Janesville, died on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at home surrounded by his family. He was born in Janesville, on May 13, 1945, the son of William “Mel” and Maryel (Snyder) Neumueller. He was a 1963 graduate of Janesville High School. He married Vicki L. Strampe Sargent on Jan. 27, 1973, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Janesville. Curt worked in maintenance for General Motors for 38 years. He was a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church and UAW Local 95. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening (where he took great pride in his yard), sports, and trips to the casinos. Curt always said his mission in life was to make others smile.
Curtis is survived by his wife of 40 years, Vicki; three children: Robert C. (fiance, Robin Bertram) Sargent, III of Ft. Atkinson, Sandra K. Sargent Palafox and William A. (fiancÚ, Andrea Adams) Neumueller, both of Janesville; seven grandchildren: Robert Sargent, IV, Devin Stokes, Letitia Hill, Marcus Hill, Damon Hill, Melina Palafox and Bryce Neumueller; six siblings: Myrna (Richard) Rood of Janesville, Larry Neumueller of Milwaukee, Cassie (William) Schuman of Janesville, Martin Neumueller of Janesville, Leila Neumueller of Janesville, and Gary (Judy) Neumueller of Janesville; five step-siblings: Sigrid Chapman of Dallas, TX, Kristina (Tom) Stone of Janesville, Mark (Tonya Cline) Allen of Janesville, Valerie (Dennis) Larson of White Bear Lake, MN, and Bradley Allen of Marshfield; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; step-mother, Joan Neumueller; and sister-in-law, Dona Neumueller.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at ST. JOHN VIANNEY CATHOLIC CHURCH, Janesville, with Msgr. Donn Heiar officiating. Burial will be at North Oakland Cemetery, rural Ft. Atkinson. Visitation will be held on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, from 3 until 7 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Janesville. There is additional visitation on Tuesday at the CHURCH from 10 a.m. until time of Mass. For on-line obituary and condolences: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com
The family would like to express their gratitude to the staffs of both Mercy Cancer Center and Mercy Hospice for the loving care provided to Curt.