A former teacher at Wildwood High School passed away at age 71 on Saturday. John “Jerry” Mueller was the chair of the Wildwood H.S. Math Department for 20 years, and served on both the Lower Township Elementary School Board and Lower Cape May Regional School Board. Mueller organized and hosted the Academic Knowledge Bowl on the local cable TV channel for several seasons. A viewing will be held Monday evening at the Evoy Funeral Home, with burial on Tuesday at St. Mary’s Cemetary in Cold Spring.