Mary Lane Mueller (nee Schroeder) passed away peacefully at home June 24, 2019, at the age of 85 surrounded by her loving family. Preceded in death by her best friend, fishing and hunting partner of 43 years, husband Ron. Also preceded in death by her parents Sam and Charlotte (nee Amweg) Schroeder and cherished sister Annie Fero. Survived by her adoring children Gail (Sherwin) Fischer of Trego, MT; Sue (special friend Steve Kerlinske) and son Bill Mueller of Hartford; beloved grandma of Shannon (Bruin) Herr of Missoula, MT and Jen (Shane) Waterfield of Nokesville, VA; great-grandma to Natalie and Ryan Herr. Further survived by sister Barb Butzlaff and brothers Fritz (Barb), Dave (Donna), Gary and Bill Schroeder; also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Mary was a lover of animals, especially her little friends Jake, Tinka and Snickers. She enjoyed anything outdoors, camping, gardening, and spending time with family. She was also a talented seamstress, knitter and quilter. Mary was a truly kind and loving person who will be missed by all who knew her. Many thanks to Dr. Bullis and the nursing staff of Aurora and Froedtert Health for their care. Special thanks to Seasons Hospice caregivers Lori, Chelsea, Vicki and especially JeanMarie for the exceptional care provided her. As per Mary’s request, no services will be held. Always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts.