Barbara J. Miller

Barbara J. Miller

Barbara J. Miller, 72, died, Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Polo Rehab and Health Care Center after a long bout with Parkinson’s.

Barbara was born May 04, 1946 in Sterling, the daughter of Homer and Shirley (Warehime) Nye. She married Ivan Miller on August 5, 1972 in Milledgeville. He preceded her in death on November 29, 2018.     

Survivors include one son, Wayne (Anne) Goellner; seven step children, Greg (Vicki) Miller of Milledgeville, Roxanne (Bruce) Francis of Milledgeville, Kim (Patty) Miller of Milledgeville, Kevin (Deb) Miller of Lanark, Kathie Reese of Lanark, Kelly (Shanda) Miller of Dixon, and Kirsten Fletcher of Bluffton, SC; one brother, Gary (Le-Anne) Nye of Chadwick; three sisters, Janet (Andy) Barkley of Milledgeville, Donna (Randy) Landis of Milledgeville, and Kathy (Lauren) Nye-Magnuson of Baltimore; three grandchildren, Shay Goellner, Adam Goellner, and Emily Hampton; three great grandchildren, Carter, Hunter, and Jaxtin; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one daughter, Julie Goellner; one brother, David Nye; one sister- in- law, Debbie Nye, and one son-in-law, Gary Reese.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 from 5PM-7PM at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milledgeville. Funeral services will be held at 10 AM on Wednesday April 17, 2019 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milledgeville, with Reverend Carol Soderholm officiating. Burial will take place at South Elkhorn Cemetery, Milledgeville.

The family would like to acknowledge the staff at Polo Rehab and Health Care Center for caring for Barbara for the last two and a half years and to Serenity Hospice for their care.

Memorial has been established to Serenity Hospice of Oregon.

Arrangements were completed by Schilling Funeral Home and Cremation, Sterling.

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