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clara miller

Posted on June 10, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Oct. 29, 1923 - June 7, 2013

ELKHART — Clara Miller, 89, of Elkhart and formerly of Nappanee, died at 10:30 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at home.

She was born Oct. 29, 1923, to Benedict and Fannie (Miller) Mullet in Elkhart. She married Adlai S. Miller on Aug. 19, 1945. He died March 14, 2006.

Her children, Mattie (Everett) Dausman of Leesburg, Ann (Larry) Flora of Nappanee, Mary (Ken) Dorrier and Joe (Linda) Miller, both of Elkhart, and Ben (Deb) and Lamar (Nadine) Miller of Elkhart; siblings Henry (Katie) Mullet and Anna Miller, both of Nappanee, and Enos (Dorcas) Mullet of Lapel; sisters-in-law Mary Gingerich of Goshen and Katie Mullet of Etna Green; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild survive.

Her daughter, Ruby Kilmer, and siblings Steve, Roman, Albert and Isaac Mullet, Kate Sommers and Mose Gingerich preceded her in death.

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at Arthur (Ill.) Mennonite Church. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at the church. Burial will be in Arthur Cemetery, Arthur.

Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Methodist Church Food Pantry, Elkhart.