Nora Marie Miller
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Nora Marie Miller
  • February 3, 1948 - March 31, 2017
  • Michigan

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Nora (nee O'Keefe) Miller passed away peacefully at her home Friday, March 31st, due to complications from an extended illness.
Born February 3, 1948, the daughter of Anna (McMillen) and Andy O'Keefe, Mrs. Miller spent the majority of her childhood in Birmingham, MI, graduating from Marian High School in 1965 and going on to graduate from Northwood Institute in 1967 with an Associate's degree in Business. After college, she moved to Lansing where she met and married Ron Miller in 1971. They made their home in Mason, where they continue to live today. She did full- and part-time bookkeeping work while her children were young and later was a secretary at Michigan Education Special Services Association (MESSA) for 10 years until she retired in 1999.

Mrs. Miller is survived by Ron Miller, her husband of 45 years, and daughters Christy (Mike) Trepanier and Anne Miller, as well as sisters Anne (Jerry) Drottar and Maureen (Bill) Dietlin, brothers Andy (Laurie) O'Keefe, Tim (Evelyn) O'Keefe, and Kevin (Nancy) O'Keefe, grandchildren Marshall and Madeline Trepanier, 12 nieces and nephews, and 4 great nieces and nephews.

Preceeding Mrs. Miller in death are her parents, mother- and father-in-law Dick and Jane Miller, sister-in-law Pam Hedlund, and nephew Ben Pearce.
Visitation for Mrs. Miller will be Monday, from 4 - 8 pm at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Home, 621 South Jefferson, Mason. The funeral will be held for Mrs. Miller Tuesday, April 4th, 11 am at St. James Catholic Church, 1010 South Lansing Street, Mason, with visitation one hour prior. Her burial will be at East Lawn Cemetery, Okemos.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society (www.nationalmssociety.org).