Mrs. Miller worked in the housekeeping department at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville before her retirement. She was a member of First United Presbyterian Church, Belleville, IL.
Florence was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Harold Max Miller, whom she married on June 20, 1953, and who died on June 3, 2005; a daughter, Brenda Miller; a grandson, Christopher Hankhammer; her parents, George and Margaret, nee Egger, Wild; and a sister, Katherine Koerber.
Surviving are her daughter, Karen (Richard) Ireland of Swansea, IL;
her son, Daniel (Rebecca) Miller of Chesterfield, MO;
seven grandchildren, Jason Hankhammer,
Angela (Tyler) Murphy,
Melissa (John) Brannan,
and Shannon Miller;
her sister, Frances Dickneite of Millstadt, IL;
two brothers, Donald (Dolores) Wild of Millstadt, IL,
and Charles Wild of Belleville, IL;
and nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 18, 2015, at the funeral home with Rev. Robert Dyer officiating.
Dear Daniel and Karen, I am truly sorry that you have lost your mother..I too have experienced such a loss…the Bible encourages us to rejoice with people who rejoice and weep with people who weep (Romans 12:15) My thoughts and prayers are with you (Isaiah 25:8)
Valerie Jordan, Vanceboro , NC, 28586