January 6, 1950 to September 17, 2014
Boonville- Louis T. “Ted” Muha, 64, of Woodgate Drive has gone to be with his dad on September 17, 2014 after a brief illness.
He was born in Boonville on January 26, 1950 a son of the late Louis S. “Louie” Muha. Ted was employed for many years in the fuel trucking industry.
Ted was very active in village politics. He served as the village of Boonville’s zoning officer later as the police commissioner, served multiple terms on the village board, one term as mayor and one term on the town board. Ted was a member of the Boonville Volunteer Fire Company serving as its treasurer for over 40 years.
Ted is survived by his wife of 47 years, Maryann, whom he married on March 18, 1967; four sons, David A. Muha of Delanson, NY, Douglas J. Muha, Daniel Michael Muha and Christopher A. Muha, all of Boonville; his cousin James Bauer of Boonville; his brother -in-laws and their wives, Randy (Carolyn) Podkowka of Port Leyden, Peter Podkowka of Rome and Gary (Catherine) Podkowka of Boonville; sister-in-laws and their husbands, Cynthia (Tracy) Coons of Rome and Lisa (Dale) Simmons of Tennessee and his beloved mother-in-law and her husband, Carol and Richard Lounsberry of Daytona Florida. Ted also leaves behind his two black labs, Duncan and Dodge, many nieces and nephews, cousins, friends and family. He was predeceased by his father Louis S. “Louie” Muha on September 30, 1998 and his beloved Aunt Mary Muha Bauer on December 5, 2013.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church, Boonville. Burial will be in Boonville Cemetery. Calling hours at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville, will be Friday from 4-7 p.m. Donations may be made to the Boonville Fire Company.
For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneral homes.com