Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

February 8, 2013

Rosa A. Miller

TOPEKA — Rosa A. Miller, 76, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday at her daughter’s residence in Topeka.

She was born Feb. 25, 1936 in LaGrange County, to Atlee and Anna (Glick) Miller.

On Oct. 23, 1958, she married Ervin M. Miller, who survives.

Other survivors include her five daughters, Martha (Vernon Jay) Miller of Topeka, Loranna (Marvin) Kauffman of Middlebury, Susan (Larry) Hostetler of Topeka, Alice (Sam) Lambright of Millersburg, and Wilma (Dean) Miller of Ligonier; five sons, Calvin (Susan) Miller of Topeka, Floyd (Ruth) Miller of Millersburg, Chris (Carol) Miller of Goshen, Marvin (Mary) Miller and Richard (Ruth) Miller both of Topeka; 56 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Daniel Miller of Topeka.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Katie Miller; one grandchild; one great-grandchild; six brothers; and one sister.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

Visitation will be after 1 p.m. Saturday and all day Sunday at the Vernon Jay Miller residence, 6795 W. 400 S., Topeka, where funeral services will begin at 9:30 a.m. Monday. Services will be conducted by home ministers.

Burial will be in Hawpatch Cemetery, Topeka.

Miller-Stewart Funeral Home, Middlebury, is assisting the family with arrangements. Messages of condolence may be shared at millerstewartfuneralhome.com.

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