LORAIN - Margaret Gilles, (nee: Mlinarik), age 88, ran the full course of her life on earth straight into the arms of Jesus and the fullness of His presence on Sunday, February 23, 2014, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law who reside in Apple Valley, Minnesota.
She was born January 30, 1926, in Lorain, Ohio. Mille was a long time resident of the Lorain and Amherst area before going to Minnesota to receive care from her family.
Millie will be dearly missed by her two children Susan (Edwin) Ohmann of Apple Valley, Minnesota and Ruth Gilles of Lincoln, Nebraska; six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren; her sisters Ruth King of Virginia, Judith Mlinarik of Amherst; her brothers John Mlinarik of Amherst and Richard Mlinarik of Bowling Green.
She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-seven years, LeRoy Edward Gilles on September 18, 2006; her sisters Marie Galusha, Susan "Sue" Jurczynski; and her parents John and Suzanna Mlinarik (nee: Madas).
Friends may call Monday, March 3, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 p.m. at the Hempel Funeral Home; 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. The Rev. John Parsons, will officiate. Burial will follow at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.
Additional information and online register book are available at www.hempelfuneralhome.com.