BEAVER DAM — Claude S. Mullen, 96, of Beaver Dam, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021, at Beaver Dam Nursing and Rehab Center. He was born on July 18, 1925, in Todd County to the late Mervin Jennings Mullen and Katie Clara Wheeler Mullen. Claude enjoyed fishing, singing and playing his guitar, along with watching and feeding the birds.
Aside from his parents, he was preceded in death by the mother of his children, Edith Arms Mullen; his second wife, Geraldine Jackson Mullen; his third wife, Alta Hunter Mullen; three sons, Claude Allen Mullen, Clarence Ronald Mullen and Jerry Wayne Mullen; three stepdaughters, Elizabeth Ann Null, Patricia Ann Stone and Linda Marie Stone; one stepson, Richard Stone; one granddaughter, Corrina Mullen; one great-granddaughter, Hannah Null; and four brothers, Mervin Richard Mullen, Luther Douglas Mullen, Joe Robert Mullen and David Paul Mullen.
Survivors include one daughter, two stepdaughters, one stepson, 23 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren, 39 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great-granddaughter.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam. Friends may visit with his family from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday and from 9 a.m. until the time of the service Wednesday at the funeral home.
Online messages of condolence may be left for the family of Claude S. Mullen by visiting his memorial tribute at www.danksfuneralhome.com.