Friday, March 7th, 2014
Bernice Maxine Cook Miller, 94, Coldwater, passed away March 6, 2014, at her home.
She was born Jan. 25, 1920, in Kennard, Ind., to Erskine Alexander and Goldie Kellum Cook.
On Nov. 28, 1946, she married Herbert J. Miller, who died May 13, 1985.
She is survived by three daughters, Deb Bennett and Mary (Paul) Chandler, all of Muncie, Ind., and Denise Gass, Coldwater; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Joyce Friend, Cicero, Ind., and Joanne McClellan; a sister-in-law, Martha Noll, Coldwater; stepbrother-in-law, Jim Bonifas, Coldwater; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Mike Gass; sister, Kate (Wendel) Brown; a brother, Jim (Marybelle) Cook; and in-laws, Paul Friend, Jack McClellan, Margaret (Ves) Buschur and Jim Noll.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Coldwater, was retired from People's Bank and was active in bridge clubs.
Graveside services are 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Elizabeth Cemetery, Coldwater.
Memorials may be made to the Mercer County Senior Citizens.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com.