Roger Muilenburg

Roger Muilenburg


June 9, 1943 - February 17, 2024


Roger Muilenburg, 80, of Mitchell, formerly of North Sioux City, SD, died Saturday, February 17, 2024 at the SD Human Services Center in Yankton. Services will be Thursday, February 22, at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell, with a visitation from 10:30 to 11:30 am and a prayer service at 11:30. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery at Corsica.

Roger Lee Muilenburg was born June 9, 1943 at rural Corsica, SD to Peter J. and Gertrude M. (Bultje) Muilenburg. He grew up on the family farm and attended Garfield country grade school.  Roger worked for various farmers before moving to Denver where he worked for Samsonite Luggage Company for several years.  He moved to Sioux City where he was employed by Prince Manufacturing for many years. He resided in North Sioux City, SD until moving to Mitchell to be near family in February 2023. Roger was an avid fisherman. 

Roger is survived by six children: Ruby, Sherri, Penny, Roger Jr, Bernadette and Bridgadette, four sisters: Betty Spaans, Marlene (Mike) Hettinger, Sharon (Jim) Titus, Doris Royston and four brothers: Norman (Dorthey), Donnie (Phyllis), Dewayne and Darwin, several grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by three brothers; Kenneth, Robert, John and wife Rosie and brothers-in-law, Ben Spaans, Richard Hoffman, and Conrad Dean.


Thursday, February 22, 2024
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
11:30 AM Prayer Service

Bittner Funeral Chapel
805 W Havens Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301


Graceland Cemetery
Corsica, SD

Posted by Mary Lou Tollefson on February 22, 2024
Sending my thoughts, prayers & deepest sympathy to the Muilenberg families during this difficult time!!
Posted by Mervin and Marlys Bultje on February 21, 2024
To the families, you have our sympathy.
Posted by Linda and Garry Vreugdenhil on February 21, 2024
Our sympathy to all members.
Posted by Willis and Jean Bultje on February 20, 2024
condolences to all of the siblings and family member of Roger.
Posted by Loren Judy Berndt on February 20, 2024
Sending Love and prayers to you Norm Dorothy and all your families
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