Helen Miller
Helen Miller

Oct. 10, 1934-April 8, 2017

MIDDLE POINT — Helen J. Miller, 82, of Middle Point, passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2017, at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.

She was born October 10, 1934, in Middle Point to Clayton O. and Delta M. (Collins) Heffelfinger. Both preceded her in death.

She was united in marriage to Jerry L. Miller on August 29, 1953; he preceded her in death on October 19, 1988.

She is survived by three sons, Charles “Chuck” Miller, Ronald R. Miller both of Middle Point, and Donald (Debbie) Miller of Colorado Springs; a daughter, Barbara Jo Miller of Middle Point; brother, Mike (Marilyn) Wolfcale of Middle Point; sister, Linda (Robert Lupo) Heath of Chicago, Illinois; 16 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Jerry L. Miller.

She was a member of Middle Point United Methodist Church, Middle Point Am Vets, and life member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary 5803, Van Wert American Legion 178, Middle Point Firemen’s Aux., past member of Grand Lake Motorcycle Club, Delphos Throttle Twisters and she truly enjoyed motorcycle racing. Helen retired from Kennedy MFG after 39 years of service and owner of South Side Restaurant from 1960-1962, after retirement she worked part time at Adkins Taxes and Bookkeeping. She enjoyed traveling with her husband. Helen was a kind, strong-hearted women that put everyone before herself. She was the rock and the matriarch of the family.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, the Rev. Dave Howell will be officiating. Interment will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday at King Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Middle Point Fire Department or American Cancer Society

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