Virgil Hunemuller

Oct 7, 2018
Hunemuller, Virgil Web


11 a.m Friday, October 12 at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, Waterloo


4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 11 at Locke Funeral Home; and at the church for one hour prior to the service.


Garden of Memories Cemetery


May be directed to Our Saviors Lutheran Church.


Virgil Hunemuller, 91, of Waterloo died on Sunday, October 7 at Covenant Medical Center. Virgil was born on May 18, 1927 in rural Bremer Co. near Tripoli, son of Fred J. & Lena Hunemuller. He graduated from Waterloo East High in 1945.

Virgil married Lucile Rose Arneson on May 6, 1951, in Decorah; she preceded him in death on August 14, 2016.

Virgil served in the United States Navy. He owned and operated a Texaco station from 1946‑1962 in East Waterloo. He was also a Sales Manager for Midwest Motor Bearing.

He was a faithful member of First Lutheran Church and Our Savior's Lutheran Church. He loved wood working, gardening, fishing, genealogy, and traveling.

Survived by his three sons, Neal (Maureen) Hunemuller of Las Vegas, NV, Jay Hunemuller of Norfolk, VA, and Chet Hunemuller of Story City; his daughter‑in‑law and Scot’s widow (2015), Marsheila Hunemuller of Reinbeck; four grandchildren, Holly (Shaun) Galey, Bridgette Hunemuller, Angie Hunemuller, and Brian (Megan) Hunemuller; and eight great-grandchildren, Kyden, Acacia, Dawson, Aiden, Kamden, Maklyn, Kipten, and Wilsen.

Preceded in death by his wife; son, Scot Hunemuller; parents; and brothers, Raymond, Wilbur and Hugo Hunemuller.

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  1. Jason T. Gunning | Oct 11, 2018



    Hurts my heart to hear this news, I hope you and your family are holding up as best as you can in these tough times

  2. Wendell Hunemuller | Oct 10, 2018

    We are very sorry to hear about Virgil's passing.  We had many enjoyable times together when we visited Waterloo. 


    Wendell, Linda and Family

  3. Barbara Stokes | Oct 10, 2018
    Jay my prayers are with you and your family at this time. My God bless you all.
  4. Claudia James | Oct 10, 2018


    You and your family in my prayers at this time. 


  5. Cecilia Turnbull | Oct 10, 2018

    Dear Jay,

    Just want you to know that I am keeping you and your family in my prayers.




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