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Alice J. Miller

June 12, 1931 ~ December 12, 2019 (age 88)


Alice J. Miller, age 88, of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.


Alice was born on June 12, 1931 in Wyandot County to Thomas and Sarah (Kurts) Gongwer, both of whom are deceased.  She married David S. Miller on March 8, 1952 in Harpster, Ohio and he passed away on January 29, 2016.


She is survived by a daughter, Karen (Jeff) Pryor of Upper Sandusky, and a son Larry Miller of Upper Sandusky.   3 grandchildren, John, Lisa, and Steve Vanhorn and a great granddaughter Kathryn, along with a brother Paul (JoAnn) Gongwer of Harpster, and a sister Shirley Ann (John) Gregory of Palmdale, California.


Alice was a 1949 graduate of Harpster High School and longtime member of the First Presbyterian Church in Upper Sandusky.


Alice had worked at a variety of places in Upper Sandusky, from her early years at Wood’s Coffee Shop, Dible’s Menswear, and Armstrong Clothing, along with Alice’s Alterations all throughout the years.


For hobbies, she enjoyed playing bingo, Wednesday euchre at the Council on Aging, her trips to Toledo and Las Vegas, and spending time with her granddaughter’s dog Sophie.

Her true passion was her sewing of which she did all throughout her life.


Funeral services for Alice J. Miller will be held at 1:00pm Wednesday, December 18, 2019 at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky with Rev. Ken Wessler officiating.  Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.


Visitations will be held on Wednesday, from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky.


Memorial contributions First Presbyterian Church, Wyandot County Council on Aging, or the Wyandot County Humane Society and can be sent to Lucas-Batton, 476 S. Sandusky Ave Upper Sandusky, Ohio  43351.

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December 18, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
476 S. Sandusky Ave.
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351

Funeral Service
December 18, 2019

1:00 PM
476 S. Sandusky Ave.
Upper Sandusky, OH 43351


First Presbyterian Church

The Wyandot County Council on Aging

Wyandot County Humane Society

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