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Celebrating the life of

Walter Joseph Muller, Jr.

Passed away on February 27, 2020

Walter Joseph Muller, Jr.

Walter Joseph Muller, Jr. died peacefully at his home on Tybee Island on February 27, 2020.  He was born in Savannah, Georgia on October 16, 1933.  With his father in the military, his family moved frequently, but he always considered Savannah his home.  He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1956. 

He was actively involved in his faith and volunteered often at Blessed Sacrament and St. Michael’s parishes.  He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.  A favorite pastime was playing golf with his friends at the Savannah Golf Club.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Margaret M. Muller (Peggy) and his parents, Gen. Walter J. Muller, Sr. and Francis Rourke Muller.

He is survived by his sister Elizabeth Anne Hudson, his four children Walter J. Muller III (LeeAnn) of Sandy Springs, GA, John H. Muller (Laura) of Charlotte, NC, Margaret M. Crawford (Steve) of Decatur, GA, and James R. Muller (Dena) of Decatur, GA.

He is also survived by his 11 grandchildren: Charlotte, Jack, Walt, Margaret, Patrick, Rourke, Grace Anne, Conlin, Ava, Eilise, and Max.    

Visitation will be Monday, March 2 from 5-6 p.m. followed by a Rosary at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel, 7200 Hodgson Memorial Dr.

Mass of the Resurrection will be held at Blessed Sacrament Church on Tuesday March 3, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.  Burial will follow at Bonaventure Cemetery.

Remembrances in Walter’s name to: Saint Vincent 's Academy, 207 East Liberty Street, Savannah, GA 31401 or St. Michael’s Church, 802 Lovell Avenue, Tybee Island, GA 31328.

 

 

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We are so sorry for your loss, Walter and LeeAnn. We will be praying for him and the whole family.

- Tucker and Mari Hobgood, Marietta, Ga


We are so sorry for your loss. Tony (& Sharon) Pace and the Johnson Research & Development family.

- Tony Pace, Atlanta, Ga


You are in our thoughts and prayers. Walter was a very kind man who will be missed. He and I lectored together for many years. He always had a kind smile and a great sense of humor. At last he will be with his beloved Peggy. Wishing you all peace

- Susan & David Ason, Tybee Island, GA


We are so sorry your loss LeeAnn and Walter and will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

- Hetteke and Kees Bakker, Marietta, GA


Margie and Family - I am so sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you during this time.

- Amy Gardner, Sharpsburg, GA


Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
912-352-7200