Orlando, FL - Beatrice I. (Morehouse) Mueckl, age 83, passed away on Tuesday September 23, 2014 in Winter Park, Florida. She was born in Belmont on January 26, 1931 to Oscar W. and Ruth I.( Smith ) Morehouse. On June 29, 1968 in Folkston, Georgia she married Joseph S. Mueckl who predeceased her on October 22, 1994.
Bernice grew up in Belmont where she graduated from High School. She had lived in Colorado, Washington State, Arkansas, Alabama and most recently Florida. Bernice worked for many restaurants including the former Candland and American Restaurants in Belmont. After returning to Florida she was a cafeteria manager for the Bonneville Elementary School in Orlando until her retirement.
Beatrice is survived by a brother Ronald (Linda) Bigelow of Orlando, FL.; 3 nieces and 5 nephews; Step children Yvonne, Dawn, Randy (Brenda) Mueckl of Hunt, N.Y.
She was predeceased by a brother Lloyd Morehouse; a step brother Lewis Bigelow Jr.; a step sister Beatrice Bigelow Bliss.
Friends are invited to call on Saturday September 27 from 1 pm to 2 pm at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Belmont. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm in the funeral home with Reverend Dick Helms presiding. Burial will take place in the Riverside Cemetery in Belfast and memorials in Beatrice's name may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com