Lois H. Miller

Lois H. Miller, Dalton, died Wednesday morning at Moses Taylor Hospital. She was the widow of Robert Miller, who died in 2006. The couple was married more than 60 years.

Born in Olyphant, daughter of the late Elwood Charles Demming and Helen Deats Demming, she lived in Dalton more than 62 years and was a faithful member of the Waverly Community Church, where she was the director of the Sunday school, pre-school and Children's Ministries. She taught at the CYC and before retirement, she worked many years as the bookkeeper for Miller Excavating and Fairlawn Cemetery Association in Dalton.

Surviving are two sons, Robert and wife, Sue, Lansdale; and Roger and wife, Ginger, Dalton; three grandchildren, Brian, Bobby and Amy Lee Miller; three great-grandchildren, Kristen Pearl Miller, Hailey Quinn Stegbauer and Sophia Rae Stegbauer; a brother, Arlin Demming, Montdale; two sisters, Sharon Webb and Linda Magnot, both of Montdale; nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her son, Ronald, in 1997; a brother, Elwood Demming; and a sister, Shirley Herbert.

The funeral will be Monday at 11 a.m. in the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit, with services by the Rev. James Cohen, pastor, Waverly Community Church. Interment, Fairlawn Cemetery, Dalton.

Friends may call Monday from 10 until the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Waverly Community Church, 101 Carbondale Road, Waverly, PA 18471. For directions or to send an online condolence, visit www.lawrenceeyoungfuneral home.com.

Funeral Home

Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home
418 S. State St.  Clarks Summit, PA 18411

Published in Scranton Times on Mar. 20, 2014