The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001350713-01
Funeral Notices


Jerry Charles Mueller was born on September 19, 1950 in Hamburg, Minnesota, to Glenn and Melva (Kloempken) Mueller. He received his education degree from Southwest Minnesota State University and taught at Montessori Community School for 43 years on Oahu, Hawaii.
Jerry had a passion for teaching and was loved and respected by his students. He enjoyed writing poetry, loved to play golf, fish, and was an avid rock ‘n roll music lover and whiz at music trivia. He was known for his dry wit, his compassion, his devotion to family and dedication to a lifetime of learning.
Jerry was preceded in death by his father, Glenn. He is survived by his wife Laura; his 2 children, Kirk (Kendra) and Alana (Josh); his mother Melva; his siblings Jim, Jeff, Julie and Joy.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, December 5, 2021, 10:00 a.m. at The Nutridge Estate on Tantalus. A tribute website has been completed to honor him;