2011-09-03 / Obituaries

Dorothy E. Miller

Dorothy E. Miller, 92, of Oakthorpe Rd., Thornville, Ohio, died at 9:22 p.m. Tuesday, August 23, 2011 at O.S.U. Medical Center.

Dorothy was born June 2, 1919 in Lancaster, Ohio, the daughter of the late John D. and Lulu K. Eveland Wolfinger.

She was a lifelong resident of Fairfield County, a member of Oakthorpe Christian Union Church, and an honorary member of Pleasantville Garden Club.

She is survived by one daughter, Shirley (Jack) Morgan of Thornville; three sons, Carl O. (Connie) Miller of Florida, E. James (Betty) Miller of Tennessee, and Louis D. (Connie) Miller of Thornville; 16 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 23 greatgreat grandchildren; one sister, Gladys Pickett of Lancaster; and one brother, Harold (Lucille) Wolfinger of Lancaster.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years, Owen Miller, who died June 18, 2005; two grandsons; three brothers, Russell, Robert, and Elmer Wolfinger; two sisters, Jean Rutter and Emma Bell Fosnaugh; and two half brothers, Paul and Frank Price.

Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, August 26, 2011 at the Bope-Thomas Funeral Home in Somerset. Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2011 at Oakthorpe Christian Union Church with Pastor Darren Edgington officiating. Burial will follow in Oakthorpe Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Oakthorpe Cemetery, 2970 West Rushville Rd., Lancaster, Ohio 43130.

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