VIENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Mrs. Gladys L. Miller of Vienna Township passed away peacefully early Wednesday morning, May 27, 2020 at Windsor House at Liberty Arms. She was 95 years old.
Gladys was born in Girard, Ohio on April 9, 1925 to Michael and Barbara (Molinar) Pozega.
She was a graduate of Girard High School and married her sweetheart, Gerald T. Miller, on May 13, 1950.
Prior to having children, Gladys worked at the former Ohio Leather Works in Girard.
For the majority of her life she was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother to her family. During her free time she enjoyed watching classic movies, mysteries and baseball.
Mrs. Miller was a devoted charter member of Queen of the Holy Rosary Church and a member of the Croatian Fraternal Union of America.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories her sister, Barbara Cercone and her husband, Joseph; her sons, Michael Miller and his wife, Peggy, Thomas Miller and Peter Miller, all of Vienna; her daughter, Caroline Merwin and her husband, Daniel, of Jackson, Tennessee; her grandchildren, Nicholas and Alexander Merwin, Amanda Collins and her husband, Blake and Aaron Burns and her great-grandchildren, Alyvia and Zachary Collins
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Joseph Pozega, Helen Adams, Stanley Pozega, Mary Mullen, John Pozega, Michael Pozega, Peter Pozega, Paul Pozega, infant Katherine Pozega and Stephen Pozega.
A Requiem Mass will be held on Friday, May 29 at Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church with Fr. Arnaud Devillers F.S.S.P. officiating.
Burial will take place next to her husband at Vienna Township Cemetery.
The family wishes to acknowledge and thank her special friends who cared for her during her five years that she resided in Jackson, Tennessee and the outstanding staff at Liberty Arms Assisted Living.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the professional care of the Dillon & Santucci Funeral Home 4471 Warren-Sharon Road in Vienna, Ohio 44473 (330) 856-0918. Friends may visit www.dillon-santucci.com to sign the guestbook or send condolences to the Miller family.
In memory of Gladys, contributions may be made in her memory to either Queen of the Holy Rosary Church, 291 Scoville Drive, Vienna, OH 44473 or to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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