Maxine Lurilda Miller

October 6, 1928 - September 1, 2014

Maxine Lurilda Miller “Beloved Wife, Mother and Nana” Maxine Lurilda Miller ended her journey on Earth as she went home to be with the Lord, Monday-September 1, 2014, surrounded by her children at Hawthorne Woods. “Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.” Proverbs 31: 28-29. Mrs. Miller died of natural causes. She was born October 6, 1928 in Washington, daughter of the late Ressie and Lurilda Stansberry Estep. Mrs. Miller attended Washington High School and was a member of Avery United Methodist Church, Washington. Mrs. Miller spent her time as a devoted wife and mother. She loved and nurtured her family. She shared that love fostering children over the years. Her example of a loving mother has been passed down the generations. On July 3, 1945, she married Lawrence “Bruz” Wilbert Miller of Washington, who is deceased. They were blessed with a beautiful marriage of 66 years. Surviving are two daughters; Sherry (Terry) Moyer and Kathy (Michael) Silich, a son; Joseph Miller, grandchildren; Heidi (Chad) Taggart and Joshua (Elisabeth) Moyer of Pittsburgh, Nicole (Joshua) White of Ohio, Tara (Adam) Stewart of Ohio and Ashleigh, Jessica, Danielle and Gabrielle Miller, great grandchildren; Karina, Selah and Mateo Taggart, Abigail, Eleanor and Carolyn Moyer, Jasper White, Judah, Silas and Shiloh Stewart, Delanie Rayne, brother; Jerry (Marlene) Estep, sister; Phyllis (Jack) Haines, brother-in-law; John (Judy) Miller, sister-in-laws; Eleanor Estep, Opal Pierson, Evelyn Spriggs and Penny Miller and many nieces and nephews. Deceased in addition to her husband and parents are a brother; Jack Estep, brother-in-laws; Albert Pierson, William Spriggs, Edward Miller and Paul Miller, sister-in-law; Barbara Miller, and great granddaughter; Ruby Irene White. Friends will be received on Thursday-September 4, 2014 from 2 P.M. until 8 P.M. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at East Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, Supervisor/Director, Susan Falvo Warco, Director, S. Timothy Warco II, Director. Additional visitation will be held on Friday-September 5, 2014 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. the hour of a funeral service at Life Church, corner of Main and Chestnut Streets, Washington. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Life Church, 100 North Main St. Washington Pa. 15301 or Oasis City Church, 7561 Milford Ave. Westerville, Ohio 43082. Online condolences may be expressed at