October 24, 1946 – March 18, 2018
Marilyn is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, Dick Muller; two sons, Dan and Dave Muller; mother, Betty Grieve; brothers: Gary Grieve, John Grieve, and Mark Grieve (Tami); sisters, Sue Ward (Dave); and Louise Grossman (Tom); many sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; cherished nieces and nephews. Marilyn was preceded in death by her father, Charles R. Grieve; brother, Charles P. Grieve; and sisters-in-law, Barb and Ardell Grieve.
She was born and raised in Sioux City, Iowa; graduated from East High School in 1964, and received her BS in Elementary Education from Wayne State College in Wayne, Neb. Marilyn taught for two years in Des Moines, Iowa, one year in Colo, Iowa, and ten years in Omaha, Nebraska at Paddock Road School in District 66. Marilyn fully loved and valued each of her students. Marilyn married the love of her life, Dick Muller, in 1970 and they raised two wonderful sons together. As an Aunt, Marilyn made every effort to spend time and have fun with her nieces and nephews.
She was a devoted Christian, never ashamed to share her faith with family and friends. She showed the love of Christ by encouraging us and challenging us to be all that we could be in Him. She led numerous Bible Studies to draw others into a relationship with Christ. Marilyn loved to organize and initiate many church and civic programs. The Lord filled her with a heart of love and compassion for others.
She was a loving wife, devoted mother, daughter, sister, aunt, and friend, who will be missed by all.
VISITATION: Friday, March 23rd at the West Center Chapel, 7805 West Center Rd., Omaha, NE. Family visitation is 4pm to 5pm, and the family will be receiving friends from 5pm to 7pm. The WAKE SERVICE begins at 7pm. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Saturday, March 24th at 10am at St. Peter Catholic Church, 2706 Leavenworth, Omaha, NE. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery. Final family viewing at 9:30am at the West Center Chapel and procession to the Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Peter St. Vincent de Paul Conference, 2706 Leavenworth, Omaha, NE 68105.