Mary Virginia Miller
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Mary Virginia Miller
  • May 1, 1929 - September 5, 2017
  • Illinois

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Mary Virginia Miller, 88, of Springfield, passed away on September 5, 2017 at Villa Health Care Center East. She was born on May 1, 1929 in Peekskill, New York to James and Teresa Ellen Palumbo Serino. Mary married Jesse Samuel Miller Jr. on August 27, 1955 and he preceded her in death on September 25, 1999.

Mrs. Miller is survived by two children: Therese Meskimen of Robinson, IL., and Jesse S. "Jay" Miller III of Bullard Texas, six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers.

Mary was a kindergarden teacher for twenty five years at Dubois School and she also taught in Peekskill New York and Hammond, Indiana. She was a member of the Illinois Retired Teachers Association and Land of Lincoln Unit 43 Retired Teachers. Mary was a volunteer at Memorial Medical Center and she was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church.

A memorial mass will be held at 10:00am on Saturday September 9, 2017 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 245 North Amos. The family requests no floral donations, memorial contributions may be made to Memorial Home Services, Ronald McDonald House or St. Jude Childrens's Research Hospital and please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischfuneralhomewest.com.