Marilyn Miller, 75

Marilyn Sue Miller, 75, of Fort Wayne, formerly of rural Urbana, died at 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at Hearth of Sycamore Village in Fort Wayne. 

She was born Nov. 5, 1943, in Wabash, to Kenneth Albert and Ruth Marie (Sells) Miller.

Marilyn was a 1961 graduate of Manchester High School. She retired from General Telephone/Verizon Phone Company in Fort Wayne, after 51 years. She was a member of the Urbana Yoke Parish, the Manchester Order of the Eastern Star Ivy Chapter No.69, and the Country Line Dance Club of Fort Wayne. Marilyn enjoyed her boxer dogs, Wrinkles and Rocky, playing piano and organ, and attending her nieces and nephews activities. 

She is survived by three brothers, Charles (Nancy) Miller of Urbana, Richard (Janice) Miller of North Manchester, and Marvin (Marilynn B.) Miller of Wabash; sister-in-law, Vita "Vi" Miller of Urbana; nephews and nieces, Jeffrey (Tricia) Miller of North Manchester, Gregory Miller of Alexandria, Va., Paula (Michael) Appleton and Steven (Roberta) Miller, both of Urbana, Angela (Mike) Brown of Decatur, Jennifer (Shawn) Price of LaFontaine, Tonya (Jonathan) Brunett of Urbana, Tammy (Jeryl) Eberly of South Whitley, Todd (Judy) Miller of Urbana, Jodi (Matthew) Kennedy of North Manchester, Mikel (Bethany) Miller of Corydon, Mark (Angela) Miller of North Manchester, and Matthew (Latisha) Miller of Urbana; and several great-nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Wilbur D. Miller, and nephew, Eugene "Gene" Fox.

Funeral services will be 10:30 am Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Bender Chapel, 207 W. Main St., North Manchester, with Pastor Larry Wade officiating.  Burial will be in St. Peter's Cemetery, Urbana.  Friends may call 4-7:30pm Monday, at the funeral home. There will be an Eastern Star service at 7:30pm Monday.

Preferred memorials are Urbana Yoke Parish Building Fund or the Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Marilyn Sue may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Jan 17