Friday, January 12th, 2007
Loretta C. Murphy Milliser, 89, of Celina, died Jan. 10, 2007, at The Gardens of Celina.
She was born March 9, 1917, in Ontario, Canada, to John and Johanna Callaghan Murphy. On June 29, 1942, she married Michael A. Milliser, who died July 15, 1956.
Survivors are a son, Michael A. (Carolyn), Salado, Texas; three daughters, Melody (Charles) Maier and Michelle (Mike) Linton, all of Celina, and Terry (Jim) Halsinger, Traverse City, Mich.; three sisters, Helen Rawson, Belleville, Ontario, Doris MacDonald, London, Ontario, and Monica Gelhaus, Dayton; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two brothers, Joe and Leonard Murphy.
She was employed at the former Gibbons Hospital, Celina. She retired after 25 years as a nurse at Celina City Schools. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, its Altar Rosary Sodality and Quilt & Guild Club, all in Celina.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Monday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Brenberger officiating. Burial will follow in North Grove Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-6 p.m. Sunday and after 10 a.m. Monday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.