Irene O. Miller
Irene O. Miller
Irene O. Miller
BEAVERDAM - Irene O. Miller, 97 died at 5:10 p.m. March 17, 2013 at Richland Manor, Bluffton.
She was born May 5, 1915 in Beaverdam to the late Earl and Sylvia (Beemer) Bowers. On Sept. 28, 1935 she married Harold D. Miller and he died Sept. 19, 1991.
Irene was a homemaker and also retired from Elder-Beerman, Lima. She was a member of the Cairo United Methodist Church. She enjoyed crocheting, pottery and was a graduate of Beaverdam High School.
Survivors include two sons, Terry Miller of Lima and Gary (Donna) Miller of Bluffton; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
A grandchild; a brother, Gerald Bowers; and a sister, Ruth Holden, preceded Irene in death.
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Greg Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Lewis Grove Cemetery near Lima.
Friends and family may call Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association.
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