MORTON, Ill. — Myra J. Millirans, 89, arrived peacefully at her heavenly home August 2, 2014, at 12:20 am. She was a resident at Morton Terrace Care Center in Morton, IL. She had previously been a resident at the Maple Lawn Health Center in Eureka, IL.
Myra was born March 31, 1925 in Lima, OH, to Orville and Sarah (Skinner) Leigh who preceded her in death. On January 25, 1946 she married Robert James Millirans who preceded her in death on August 15, 1977.
Myra was a member of East Elm Street Church of Christ, Lima, OH and Eureka Church of Christ, Eureka, IL. She was employed at Lazarus/Macy's for 16 years. Myra was a volunteer at Lima Memorial Hospital. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her kids, granddaughter and the family as a whole. She was a dedicated and caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She will be deeply missed.
Survivors include: Son, Jay (Tracy) Millirans of Waynesfield, OH, Daughter, Sue (Gary) Cline of Benson, IL, Sister, Dee (Perry) Converse of Lima, OH, Granddaughter, Julia Millirans, Two Nieces, Barb (Rick) Cheney, Jane (Larry) West, Nephew, Dave (Deb) Converse.
Preceded in death by: Son, James Edward. Step-Father, C. Kenneth Shultz.
Services will be held August 9, 2014 at 11:00 am at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel. Minister Gary Cline and Jay Millirans to officiate the service. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery-Elida following the service.
Friends may call Friday, August 8, 2014 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel.
Memorial Contributions may be made to The Kidney Foundation and The
Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com.