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Christian D. Mueller

June 20, 1945 - March 20, 2021

Christian D. Mueller, 75, passed away on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at his home with his friends by his side.

He was a decorated United States Air Force Veteran; with 1 year service in Vietnam as an Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Air Force Badge Air Education, and Training Master Instructor.

Christian was awarded the USAF Recruiting Service Award at Philadelphia, PA, the North American Aerospace Defense Command Badge, the USAF Commendation Medal, the USAF Achievement Medal, the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, the Humanitarian Service Medal, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.

He had tours of duty in Naha AB in Okinawa, Anderson AB in Guam, and DaNang AB in Vietnam.  Christian retired from the USAF at March Air Force Base, Riverside, CA on February 28, 1986.

Born in Switzerland, he was the youngest son of the late Robert and Emma Mueller.  He is also preceded in death by two brothers, Walter and Robert Mueller.

Christian is survived by three sisters, Rose, Hannah, and Ruth; three daughters, Elizabeth Smith (Chris), Lara Davis (Mark), and Amy Turner (Brent); twelve grandchildren, Brandon, Preston, Dalton, Tucker, Jordan, Kendall, John, Ty, Ataylei, Christopher, Ella, and Olivia.

Rest well Chris.  Job well done!

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Thursday, April 8, 2021

Time: 12:00 pm


Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery

962 Old US 70 Hwy. West
Black Mountain, NC 28711

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