Obituaries

Obits submitted to The Gazette are published online and in the newspaper the next day. Sign up for our newsletter to get obituary headlines sent to your inbox every day. Search for obits using site search in the top right corner.

Your Email
All Newsletters
Alyce Mueller
  • Photo

Cedar Rapids Alyce Mueller, 90, of Cedar Rapids, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, at St. Luke's Hospital, Cedar Rapids. Visitation: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, at Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids. Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 20, at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, Cedar Rapids, conducted by Pastor Ritva Williams. Burial: Linwood Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Alyce was born Feb. 9, 1927, in Kindred, N.D., the daughter of Peter and Alvida (Monson) Lykken. She graduated from Kindred High School and attended one year of business college in Moorhead, Minn. On Oct. 19, 1952, Erwin and Alyce were united in marriage in Kindred. She worked at Kmart for 22 years in the ladies' apparel department in Cedar Rapids. Alyce enjoyed baking pies and playing cards such as cribbage and wizard. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Survivors include her children, Sue (Kevin) Booth of Palo, Duane (Teresa) Mueller of Cedar Rapids and Ann Fowler of Perkasie, Pa.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Eugene (Arlene) Lykken of West Fargo, N.D.; and son-in-law, Cliff Broxey of Palo. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and daughter, Gayle Broxey. Please share a memory of Alyce at www.murdochfuneralhome.com under obituaries.

Posted on Tuesday, 18 April 2017