Margaret M. Miller

Margaret M. Miller, 94, formerly of Pine Grove, died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 in Tremont Health & Rehab Center.

Born in Tremont, Jan. 1, 1919, she was a daughter of the late William and Cecelia Dorian Cleary.

Margaret was a member of Most Blessed Trinity Parish, Tremont.

She had been employed as a presser for the former Canoe Mfg., Pine Grove.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Charles S. Miller, on Nov. 11, 1964; a son, Paul "Butch" Miller Sr., on Oct. 6, 1989; two sisters, Verna Miller and Mary Sparks; three brothers, Joseph Cleary, Thomas Cleary and William Cleary; a son-in-law, Edward Ditzler; and a grandson, Baby Charles Miller.

Surviving are a daughter, Elizabeth Ditzler, Pine Grove; three grandsons, Scott Ditzler, Paul "Butchie" Miller Jr. and Todd Miller; a granddaughter, Kim Mutschler; eight great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; a brother, John Cleary, Pine Grove.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25 at H.L. Snyder Funeral Home Inc., Pine Grove, with Father Paul Rothermel officiating. There will be a viewing from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Outwood Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.

Published in The News Item on Jan. 24, 2013