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Deborah Miller

10/24/1947 - 1/7/2019

PEKIN ~ Deborah Kaye Miller, 71, of Pekin, passed away at 8:49 p.m. Monday, January 7, 2019 at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria.

Born October 24, 1947 in Pekin to Kenneth and Vera (Lincoln) Chrisman, she married Ronald Miller on July 2, 1994 in Pekin.  He survives.

Also surviving are four children, Todd (Renae) Hall of Pekin, Trevor (Angela) Hall of Green Valley, Shannon (Michelle) Miller of Savannah, Georgia and Shawna Powers of Kansas City, Kansas and six grandchildren, T.J., Travis, Cheyenne, Parker, Austin and Kennison.

Her parents preceded her in death.

Deborah worked for OSF in Management for 19 years, retiring in 2014.

She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and loved to entertain and help others.  She was a former 4-H leader of the Cincinnati Go-getters.

She was an active member of the Congregational United Church of Christ in Pekin.

Her funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, January 11, 2019 at the Congregational United Church of Christ in Pekin.  The Rev. Judy Steger Kennedy will officiate.  Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin, and also from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. Friday at the church.  Burial will be in Glendale Memorial Gardens in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Congregational United Church of Christ, 2200 Willow Street, Pekin, IL 61554 or to OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home, 8630 Illinois State Route 91, Peoria, IL  61615.

To express condolences online, visit www.preston-hanley.com

 

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