Kathleen Ann Miller (Groth)

1940 - 2019


Kathleen Ann Miller (Groth), 79, of Monroe, MI, died peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, July 7, 2019.


Born February 20, 1940, in Detroit, MI, Kathleen was the daughter of George and Helen (Lloyd) Groth. She married Clarence Miller Jr on October 23, 1965. His children became hers and together they added two more to the family. Kathleen graduated in 1958 from Erie Mason High School, continuing to spend time with friends made there. She earned her RN from Toledo Hospital in 1961, going on to work for Beach Nursing Home and IHM Mother House, retiring in 2003. The friendships she made there lasted a lifetime, and continue to warm the hearts of her children today. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and JACK. Kathleen's hobbies included crocheting, reading, camping and, best of all, spending time with children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Kathleen is survived by her children: Carol Miller, Elaine (Herb) Evans, Clarence "Skip" (Martha) Miller III, Peggy Perry, Jean Miller, Kelly (Tim) Kellie, and Amy Miller as well as 12 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, her sisters, daughter Donna Lymond, and her son-in-law, Mike Perry.


Friends may call at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, Thursday, July 11, 2019, from 2-8 PM with funeral services on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, at 11 AM. Pastor Jeffrey Heimsoth of Trinity Lutheran Church, Monroe, MI, will officiate. Kathleen's ashes will be laid to rest at a later date at Roselawn Memorial Park, LaSalle, MI.


Memorial contributions may be made to: Trinity Lutheran Church, Disabled American Veterans, or the ASPCA.


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