Iona Miller
Iona Miller
  • July 27, 1930 - March 17, 2016
  • Spencerville, Indiana

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Iona Miller, 85, of Leo, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, March 17, 2016. Born on July 27, 1930 in New Haven, she was a daughter of the late David and Margaret (Lengacher) Delagrange. She was a longtime member of Central Church, Fort Wayne. She was devoted to her husband of 63 years, the late Lewis Miller, and helped him on their dairy and grain farm. She later served as a bookkeeper for the family business, D.E. & L. Excavating. Iona was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She spent much of her time in her kitchen cooking and baking for those she loved. She liked making candy at Christmas and giving it away. She enjoyed the company of family and friends, playing cards with her cousins and spending time at the lake. She is survived by her children, Janice (Ernest) Stoller, Joey (Karla) Miller, and Jeffery (Debbie) Miller, all of Spencerville; five grandchildren, Jarrod Stoller, Jessica (Tim) Conrad, Alyssa K. Miller, A.J. Miller, and Karly Jo Miller; one great-grandchild, Frederick Lewis Conrad; and sister, Margueriete Yoder of Woodburn. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Menno, Amos, Louis, and Delbert. Funeral Service will be on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 11:00am at Central Church, 5801 Schwartz Rd., Fort Wayne, with calling 30 minutes prior. Calling will also be on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 5-7pm at Hockemeyer and Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St. Joe Road., Fort Wayne. Burial will be on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 9:45am at Yaggy Cemetery, Grabill. Memorials may be made to Central Church or The Gideons International.