WARREN - Virginia D. Miller, 94, formerly of Canton, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
She was born Jan. 24, 1919, to the late George and Lucretia Wendt.
She retired from Borden's Ice Cream and went on to work many other jobs, including Ecko Cookware, as a hairdresser and a seamstress, and taught ceramics. She will be remembered for her ceramics and sewing, and the many quilts made with love in every stitch.
She is survived by her brother, Lloyd (Delores) Wendt of Moundsville, W.Va.; and special niece, Erma Cofer, with whom she lived for many years before residing in an assisted living facility. There also are many nieces, nephews and extended family.
In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years, Robert E. Miller, in 2010. Also deceased are her brothers, Herman Wendt, Arthur Wendt and George Wendt Jr.; and her sisters, Mabel Ernest, Lola Antill, Helen Anderson and Grace DePew.
Calling hours will be held from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the Reed Funeral Home, Canton Chapel, where funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday officiated by the Rev. Carolyn Wagar Hier.
Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery.
Those wishing to send condolences or share a fond memory may sign the Reed online guestbook at www.reedfuneralhome.com.