Erma G. Miller

Erma G. Miller
Oct. 27, 1913-Jan. 17, 2013
LAKEVILLE — Erma G. Miller, 99, of Lakeville, passed away at 9:40 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth. She was born Oct. 27, 1913 in Elkhart County to the late Ervin and Cora E. (Shalliol) Hygema and remained a lifelong resident. On Jan. 26, 1932 in Elkhart County, she married Raymond H. Miller who preceded her in death May 14, 2002.
Mrs. Miller is survived by her daughter, Marilyn (Jerry) Gundlach of Lakeville; three sons, Ernest E. (Judy) Miller of Cape Coral, Fla., Howard K. Miller of Edwardsburg, Mich., and Richard H. Miller of South Bend; 12 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and 12 great-great grandchildren. Two sons, John E. Miller and Roland L. Miller; three sisters and four brothers, all preceded her in death.
Mrs. Miller attended Olive Branch United Brethren in Christ Church and Lakeville United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Homemakers Club and Farm Bureau.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 at Olive Branch United Brethren in Christ Church, 22750 Osborne Road, Lakeville. Graveside services and burial will follow in South Union Cemetery, Nappanee. Friends may visit with the family from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Palmer Funeral Home-Lakeville, 314 S. Michigan St., Lakeville.
Contributions in memory of Erma Miller may be made to Center for Hospice Care, 111 Sunnybrook Court, South Bend. IN 46637. Online condolences may be sent to the Miller Family at