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Anna Miller

Anna Mae Miller, 94, LaGrange, died Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor of LaGrange.

    She was born April 23, 1919, in Custer County, Okla., to Benjamin S. and Deemy (Yoder) Yoder.

    Moving from Kalona, Iowa to LaGrange County in 1937, she worked for many years at Paramont Furniture in Sturgis, Mich.  She was a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in LaGrange and was a volunteer at the LaGrange County Council on Aging and Life Care Center of LaGrange.

    She was married June 13, 1937, in Kalona, Iowa, to Samuel J. Miller.  He preceded her in death on July 11, 1975.

    Surviving are four daughters, Grace (Bill) Gallaway, Glendale, Ariz., Thelma (Walter) Elkins, Helmer, Ind., Ruby Heiman, Elkhart, Ind., and Patsy (Brian) Clark, Houghton Lake, Mich.; four sons, Melvin R. (Rita) Miller, LaGrange, Calvin J. (Betsy) Miller, LaGrange, Charles E. Miller, Bountiful, Utah, and Samuel Dean (Charlotte) Miller, Talladega, Ala.; 28 grandchildren; 65 great-grandchildren; 23 great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Ben J. Yoder, California.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Elmeta M. Myers, two sons, Allen Dale Miller and Kenneth L. Miller, two sisters, and two brothers.

    Visitation is 2-6 p.m. Sunday, November 3, at Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange.

    Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, November 4, at Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in LaGrange with Reverend Sandra Hutchens officiating. 

    Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery, LaGrange.

    Memorials may be directed to the LaGrange County Council on Aging.

    Online condolences may be sent at www.fruripmayfuneral

    Frurip-May Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.