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Herbert C. Muertz

April 27, 1936 — December 22, 2023

Herbert C. Muertz, 87, of Waterloo, IL, died December 22, 2023, in St. Louis, MO. He was born April 27, 1936, in Madonnaville, IL.

    He is survived by his wife Jane A. Muertz, nee Koch; children David (Anita) Muertz, Dean (Beth Crosley) Muertz, Diane (Mike) Jarvis, & Donald (Pam) Muertz; step children Russell (Lori) Walster, Rhett Walster, & Andrea Tutor; grandchildren Adam (Samantha) Ritzel, Alex Muertz, Emily (Tom) Faulkner, Evan (Victoria) Muertz, Madelyn Adams, Kurt Jarvis, Kasondra Jarvis, Kaitlyn Jarvis, Samantha Muertz, and Donny Muertz; step-grandchildren Russell Ray (Caitie) Walster, Abbie (Jared) Walster, Harryson Walster, Kayla (Cameron) Mueth, Cale Tutor, Lexis (Nick) Sellers, Logan Tutor, and London Schefft; 16 great grandchildren; brother Richard (Nancy) Muertz; sisters Roseanne Kohnz and Mary Jean Wuertz; nieces; nephews; and cousins.

    He is preceded in death his parents Peter & Agatha (nee Wuertz) Muertz; brothers and sisters Edward Muertz, George Muertz, Theodore Muertz, Geraldine Davis, Delores Johanning, Joseph Muertz, & Paul Wirsch, and granddaughter-in-law Heather Muertz.

    Herbert was a member of LIUNA Local #196, Maeystown Sportsmans Club, and avid fisherman and hunter, and a loving grandfather.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or St. Louis Children's Hospital (Cancer Research)

 

Memorial Visitation:
    10 AM until time of service Thursday, January 4, 2024 at Quernheim Funeral Home

Memorial Service:
    1 PM Thursday, January 4, 2024 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
        Deacon David Miskell officiating
    Interment at Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Madonnaville, IL

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