Leetta Rose (Shafer) Miller – Class of 1951 – Aug 23, 2015
Leetta Rose (Shafer) Miller, 81, passed away August 23, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City, IN.
She was born January 10, 1934 in Pike County, to Robert John and Vivian Aileen (Stone) Shafer, who preceded her in death.
She was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1951 and resided in the Oakland City area, where she and her family own and operate the Oakland City Miller’s Hardware Store.
She enjoyed flower gardening, pampering her pets, watching the huminbirds from her kitchen window, and being a housewife while catering to her three sons.
Rose is survived by her husband, Dallas Miller, to whom she married in June 1954; two sons, Timothy K. Miller of Francisco, and Thomas K. Miller of Oakland City; one brother, Robert (Willie) Shafer, of Peoria, IL; three half-sisters, Sharon(Bud) Tewell, of Lawrenceville, IL, Carolyn Kay (Larry) Parish, of Vincennes, and Sandi (Jack) Huffstatler, of Petersburg, IN.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Vivian Shafer; a son, Tony K. Miller; a brother, Jack Lee Shafer; a half-brother, Roger G. Shafer; and a step-brother, Richard I. Willis.
Visitation was from 10 a.m. until service on Wednesday, August 26, 2015. Family and friends may send messages of comfort to www.lamb-basham.com.
Burial was in Walnut Hills Cemetery in Petersburg, IN.