OTTOVILLE, Ohio - Evelyn Bernadine Mueller, 98, of Ottoville, died at 4:20 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2010, at Van Wert County Hospice Center.

She was born Jan. 31, 1912, in Delphos, to the late William and Rose Ann (Trentman) Hesseling. On May 23, 1933, she married Aloysius J. Mueller. He preceded her in death on June 16, 1991.

Survivors include:

Sons - Rev. Donald Mueller of Gibsonburg, Ohio, and Joseph (Diane) Mueller of Delphos

Daughters - Angela (Jerry) Hohlbein of Ottoville and Sister Diane (Anna Marie) Mueller of Tiffin, Ohio

Sister - Rowena Suever of Delphos

Fourteen grandchildren, twenty-eight great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by two daughters: Rose Ann Mueller and Janice Deitering; four sisters: Clara Hesseling, Leona Hesseling, Mildred Wamhoff, and Marie Wulfhorst; one brother: Arnold Hesseling, and a great-grandson: Kyle Clark.

She was a homemaker

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Ottoville. There will also be visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. The Rev. Donald Mueller will officiate. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery in Ottoville.

Calling hours are 2-8 p.m. Monday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, Delphos. There will be a wake service on Monday to begin at 7:30 p.m.