Darlene Muhl, 68, of Minneota PDF Print E-mail
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Funeral Service for Darlene Muhl, 68, of
Minneota, will be at 11:00
a.m. on Saturday, September
13, 2008, at Hope Lutheran
Church in Minneota.
Visitation will be Friday,
September 12, 2008, from 4
p.m. to 8 p.m. with a prayer
service at 7 p.m. at
Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral
Home in Minneota and
Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11
a.m. at Hope Lutheran
Church. Interment will follow
the service at Hope
Lutheran Cemetery in
Darlene died on Sunday,
September 7, 2008, at Avera
Marshall Regional Medical
Darlene Joyce Muhl was
born on August 28, 1940 in
Canby, Minnesota, to
Charles and Norma
(Ouverson) Ewing. She was
baptized and confirmed in
the Lutheran faith. Darlene
graduated from the
Marshall High School in
After graduation she
worked with her mother
and father at Mikes Café in
Marshall, Minnesota, where
she met her future husband,
Carroll Muhl.
Darlene and Carroll were
united in marriage on May
21, 1960 at First English
Lutheran Church in
Marshall. They made their
home on a farm in rural
Taunton. From this union,
they had three children:
Keith (Susan), Cynthia
(Peter), and Kenneth
Darlene worked at the
Minneota Elementary
School in the 1970s and
1980s, in the Elementary
Library. In the late 1980s
she purchased Darlene’s
Café, which she operated
throughout the 1990s. The
past few years she returned
to work helping with the
young children of the community
in the Minneota
Elementary School, which
she loved.
Darlene enjoyed many
years of bowling and crafts.
She was an active member
in various Hope Lutheran
church activities. She supported
many community
activities include Box Elder
Bug days. She was active
sponsor of Minneota High
School and helped with
many of the Viking activities.
Her greatest joy in life was
her grandchildren. She
attended as many of her
grandchildren’s various
activities as she could which
she thoroughly enjoyed.
She is survived by her
children, and grandchildren:
Kelsey, Keenan, Kaitlyn, and
Kowynn Muhl of
Watertown, SD, Shelby and
Haley Boyd of Spring, TX,
and Austin, Shayna,
Ashlynn, Danica, and
Mariah Muhl of Taunton,
MN; two sisters: Lucy
Moren of Little Falls and
Ruth Ludwig of Cornville,
AZ; and one brother, Donald
Ewing of Balaton, MN, and
many nieces, nephews,
cousins, and friends.
She was preceded in death
by her parents, Charley and
Norma Ewing, her husband
Carroll Muhl, and her sister
Karen Evans.