Name: Martha Elizabeth Miller 97 years old of St. Elmo, passed away peacefully on Thursday afternoon November 30, 2017 at 205 PM at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital, Effingham, Illinois.
Christian Burial Rites with graveside Funeral Services will be conducted Monday Morning
December 4, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Maplewood Cemetery, St. Elmo, Illinois with the Rev. Daniel Laack officiating
Martha was born into the Christian family one of eight siblings of Henry and Elizabeth Egbert Kleinman. She began her long life on February 22, 1920 at Evansville, Indiana. Martha married James Robert Miller on February 21, 1942 in Evansville. The family then moved to Central City, Kentucky and later in 1962 moved to St. Elmo, Illinois. Her husband Robert preceded her in death on October 15, 1995.
Martha spend her life as a house wife and with her husband raised a family of three sons.
She was long time member of the First United Methodist Church in St. Elmo where she was active in the Ladies Aid cooking and quilting.
Memorials may be directed to the First United Methodist Church of St. Elmo and or the choice of the donor.
Martha is survived by her:
3-Sons: Stephen Henry (wife, Bonnie) Miller St. Elmo, Illinois
Robert Ray Miller Inman, South Carolina
Ralph Eugene (wife, Dale) Powell Spring Valley, California
8 Grandchildren, 9 Great Grandchildren, 4 Great-Great Grandchildren several nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her:
Husband: James Robert Miller
Daughter-in-law Joyce Miller
Online condolences may be expressed at www.kullfuneralhome.com