2011-07-23 / Obituaries

Janis L. Miller

Janis L. Miller, 74, of Thornville, joined her Lord on Friday, July 15, 2011. Janis was born December 30, 1936, in Fairfield County, the daughter of the late Ray and Evelyn Wagner Lynn.

She attended Oakthorpe Church and was a member of the Ladies Aide. She had a passion for sewing, gardening, and Eastern Star. Janis was a 46 year member of Parthenia Chapter #124 O.E.S. in Baltimore, and was currently serving as Grand Representative to Pennsylvania in Ohio; was a member of the Tarhe Shrine, Rushville Senior Citizens, and the Thornville Extension Homemakers receiving the “Home-maker of the Year” award.

Janis left behind a lot of wonderful memories for her family and many friends to remember her by.

She is survived by one daughter, Sherry Cooperrider of Thornville; two sons, Garry Miller and Terry (Amy) Miller, both of Thornville; four grandchildren, Darrel (Monica) Cooperrider, Carrie (Matt) Philip, Jacob Miller and Haley Miller; four great-grandchildren, Aaron, Andrew, and Adam Philip and Nora Cooperrider.

Services were held July 19, 2011, at the Oakthorpe Church with Pastor Brad Jones officiating. Burial followed in Drumm’s Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Drumm’s Cemetery, 10005 Baltimore-Somerset Rd., Thornville, Ohio 43076.

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