Cleola Miller, 86, of Pleasant Hill, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Versailles Health Care Center.
She was born June 24, 1926, to the late Dora (Ross) and William Agne. Cleola is survived by her husband of 70 years, Paul E. Miller.
She also is survived by sons and daughters-in-law John and Virginia Miller. of Wapakoneta, Rick and Cheryl Miller, of Ludlow Falls, and Doug and Sandi Miller, of Pleasant Hill; a daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Bill Kabel of Ridgeville, Ind.; 13 grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 15 step great-grandchildren; a sister, Donna Brown, of Troy; and a brother and sister-in-law, Virgil and Karen Agne of Tipp City.
In addition to her parents, Cleola was preceded in death by sisters, Luellen (Jimmy) Sentman and Velma (Dean) Garman; a sister-in-law Virginia Agne; a brother-in-law Philip Brown; and four grandsons.
Cleola attended Newton Local Schools where she met and later became a World War II bride to Paul Miller.
Cleola was a full-time homemaker who helped with all aspects of the dairy and grain farming operation she and her husband owned and operated. She loved and enjoyed tole painting, cake decorating, nurturing her plants and flowers and was noted for the great meals she served her grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday,at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 1 S. Main St., Pleasant Hill, with the Pastor Lynn Mercer officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of oneâ€™s choice.
Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com