Mary Ellen (Adden) MillerAugust 20, 1936 ~ December 17, 2017 (age 81)
Name: Mary Ellen Miller Age: 81
Address: Staunton, IL formerly rural Mt. Olive, Illinois
Died: Sunday, December 17, 2017, 2:40 pm Place: St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
Born: August 20, 1936 Place: Rural Mt. Olive, IL
Father: the late: Wilmer Adden
Mother: the late: Edna DeVries
Spouse: Raymond Laverne Miller
Date of Marriage: October 9, 1954
Place of Marriage: Southside Baptist Church, Litchfield, IL.
Schooling: attended grade school in White City and Mt. Olive, and graduated from Mt. Olive High School with the Class of 1954.
Occupation: Homemaker & Mother // after graduation she worked for the State of Illinois, Ecchlin Manufacturing, Litchfield, Illinois // Jubelts Bakery, Staunton, Illinois and retired from Jody's Antique Mini-mall, Staunton, Illinois.
Organizations: Volunteered her quilts for Fundraisers for Gillespie FFA // Staunton Community Hospital Auxiliary // & Ducks Unlimited
Interests: An accomplished crafter, quilter, & embroider, who loved flowers and birds, (especially purple martins). Her greatest joy was being the matriarch of her 8 children.
Survivors: Husband: Raymond Laverne Miller, Staunton, IL // 5 Sons: Terry (Debra) Miller of Staunton, IL // David Miller of Staunton, IL // Charlie (Marcia) Miller of Staunton, IL // Sam (Ann) Miller of Carlinville, IL // Larry (Kirsten) Miller of Festus, MO // 3 Daughters: Janice (John) Kolkovich of Staunton, IL // Diane (Don) Scroggins of Staunton, IL // Muffin (Steve) Bates of Litchfield, IL // 1 Sister, Lois (Ed) Jatcko of Staunton, IL
15 Grandchildren and 10 Great-Grandchildren
Preceded in Death: Parents: Wilmer & Edna DeVries Adden, Brother and Sister-in-law: James (Lucille) Adden Sr.
Visitation: Friday, December 22, 2017, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, IL
Funeral Service: Saturday, December 23, 2017, 11:00 am 1st Baptist Church, Mt. Olive, IL
Burial: Mt. Olive City Cemetery, Mt. Olive, IL
Clergy: Reverend Gary Hanover
Lunch: for family and friends will be held at St. John Paul II Hall served by the 1st Baptist ladies.
Memorials: Mt. Olive Academic Foundation // 1st Baptist Church, Mt. Olive.
Becker & Son Funeral Home, Mt. Olive, Illinois is in charge of arrangements.