Mary Ellen Miller, beloved wife, mother, & grandmother, age 91 of Onekama died Friday afternoon July 6, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born in Detroit, MI on January 19, 1927 the daughter of the late Charles & Dora (Scheppelmann) Murray. She was a graduate of Arcadia High School. On August 30, 1947 she married Donald Edward Miller at Trinity Lutheran Church in Onekama. He preceded her in death on January 9, 2018.
Mary Ellen was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Arcadia and the Jr. Clio Club in Onekama. She enjoyed flower gardening.
Survivors include her 4 children; Gail (Chris) Ankrom of Onekama & Las Cruces, NM, Don (Carol) Miller of Sanford, MI, Lynn Dulas of Mount Dora, FL, & Michele (Bill) Mann of Eustis, FL, 10 grandchildren; Juliane Ruff, John & Heather Cooper, Andrea Hoagland, Dan Miller, Tara Hall, Steven & Jonathan Dulas, Gregory Lockett, and Lauren Correll, 13 great grandchildren, sister-in-law; Rosemary Murray of California, & Miller family in-laws; Nancy Miller of Onekama, Charlottie Miller of Bear Lake, & Terry (Rose) Pierson of Manistee.
She was also preceded in death by a son-in-law; Lynn Brown, three sisters; Betty Foster, Jean Murphy, and Virginia Laird, and two brothers; Jack & Chuck Murray.
Memorial Services for Mary Ellen Miller will be held Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM at the Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Manistee with Pastor James Metcalf officiating. Interment will be in the Bertelson Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday morning from 10:00 AM until time of service.
Memorials in Mary Ellen’s name may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church in Arcadia or Munson Hospice-Cadillac.
Please visit Mary Ellen’s personal page of memories at www.oakgrovefh.com. Arrangements by the Oak Grove Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Manistee.