Lisa Jo Muller, 51, of Bella Vista, Ark. died Sunday, May 8, 2011 at her home in Bella Vista. She was born July 19, 1959 in St. Paul, Minn. to John Loren Olson and Arlys Wanda Oswald Olson.
She received her BS in Nursing from Mankato State University. She married Richard Muller on May 19, 1984 in White Bear Lake, Minn. She moved to Bella Vista five years ago from Florida. She was a member of the United Lutheran Church, Bella Vista, Ark. where she was Sunday School Teacher and Youth Director. She worked for Northwest Medical Center of Benton County in Bentonville, Ark. as a Critical Care RN.
She was preceded in death by her father.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Muller of Bella Visa, Arkansas; mother, Arlys Olson of Rush City, Minnesota; brother, Mark Olson and wife, Kathy of Sunrise, Minn.; sister, Christine LaVigne and husband, Jack of Little Canada, Minn. and numerous nieces and nephews.
Rev. Laurie O’Shea will officiate at a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rush City. Interment will be in the First Lutheran Cemetery east of Rush City, Minn.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Arkansas Children’s Hospital Foundation, P.O. Drawer 2222, Little Rock, Arkansas 72203-9984 in memory of Lisa Jo Muller.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Funeral and Cremation Service ~ Olson Chapel, Rush City, Minn.