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August Michael Mueller

Born - November 15, 1906

Farm Near Stuttgart, Phillips County, Kansas

Married - October 30, 1935

Died - January 23, 1980

Buried - Saturday, January 26, 1980

Fairview Cemetery

Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas

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Buried - Fairview Cemetery - Phillipsburg, Kansas





August Michael Miller passed away January 23, 1980, at the age of 73 years, 2 months and 8 days. He was born on a farm near Stuttgart, Kansas, November 15, 1906, to Edward and Mathilda Pralle Miller.

Here he grew to manhood.

He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stuttgart and later in life he became a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Phillipsburg, Kansas.

August was a mechanic by trade and was most recently employed at Vogel Implement Company, until his retirement in 1975.

He was united in marriage to Hattie Gackstatter, October 30, 1935. To this marriage was born one son, Larry.

He was preceded in death by his parents and step-mother.

August is survived by his widow, Hattie; son Larry of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin; two grandchildren, Gary and Matthew Miller, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin; one sister, Gertrude (Mrs. Bill) Hart, Lafayette, Colorado;

and one aunt, Frieda (Mrs. Herman) Miller, Phillipsburg.

August will long be remembered by his caring for others.

Memorial services were held Saturday, January 26, at 10:30 a.m. in the Phillipsburg Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Glenn J. Craig officiating. Dorene Mueller and Fred R. Henrichs provided special music, accompanied by Helen Witmer.

Casket bearers were Chris Veh, Ernest Grau, D. T. Broun Jr., Gus Kaiser, Harlan Nonhof and Herbert Mikesell. Interment was in Fairview Cemetery.


We wish to extend our sincere appreciation for the sympathy and concern shown at the time of the loss of our loved one. The flowers, cards, memorial contributions, food brought in and other thoughtful deeds were truly appreciated and will always be remembered.

The Family of August M. Miller

Phillips County Review

January 31, 1980




Wife - Hattie M. (Gackstatter) Mueller

Born - November 8, 1913



Son - Larry Miller



Adopted Sister- Gertrude (Miller) Widener

Born - 1914 - Kansas



Step-Mother-Elizabeth Barbara (Schauer) Miller

Born - June 8, 1890 - Kansas

Married - August 29, 1923

Died - July1970

Buried - Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetery

Logan, Phillips County, Kansas



Father - Edward John Mueller

Mother - Mathilda "Tilda" (Pralle) Mueller




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