Friday, March 15th, 2013
Jessalyn L. Miller, 92, St. Marys, died at 3:40 a.m. March 14, 2013, at the Miller House in Celina.
She was born Sept. 4, 1920, in Wapakoneta, to Vernon O. and Emma M. Rohrbach Miars. On May 6, 1938, in Portland, Ind., she married Wiley Wayne Miller, who died Oct. 23, 1991.
Surviving are three sons, Donald Miller, Richard Miller and Dale (Deborah) Miller, all of St. Marys; a daughter, Carol Weadock of St. Marys; seven grandchildren, Jon (Judy) Miller, Jason (Tina) Miller, Barb (Bill) Rosetti, Kevin (Kim) Weadock, Clint (Ragen) Miller, Luke Miller and Megan Miller; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Frieda Hay of St. Marys and Wilda Felton of Casper, Wyo.
Also deceased are four brothers, Gail Miars, Melvin Miars, Orville Miars and Robert Miars; a sister, Virginia Burden; and a son-in-law, Gene Weadock.
She graduated from St. Marys Memorial High School, was a homemaker and had worked at Sommers' Variety Store and the Bungalow, both in downtown St. Marys.
She was a member at Wayne Street United Methodist Church and Kishler's Women's Relief Corps, both in St. Marys. Her favorite pastimes included reading and spending time with family.
A Celebration of Life service is 2 p.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens, near Moulton.
Calling is 12-2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left at www.millerfuneralhomes.net.