Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
Marian B. Miller passed away on October 28, 2013 in Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Amherst, NY. Born in Wheeling, WV on September 5, 1921, she was the daughter of John and Bessie (Stocker) Acker.
Marian earned her Associate's degree from West Liberty College and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, volunteered at the Presbyterian Home and enjoyed visiting other local nursing homes; was a seamstress, was a member of the Patchwork singing group, singing at churches and local nursing homes. Marian also helped start the Fish Organization in Tonawanda which became Meals-On-Wheels. She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Reverend Kenneth E. Miller, who passed away on January 6, 2012.
Marian is survived by her two daughters, Christine Miller of Pendleton and Rebecca (Cal) Rhoney of Middleport; two grandsons, Philip (Jennifer) Rhoney and Brian (Erin) Rhoney; five great-grandchildren, Liam, Savannah, Sloan, Quinn and Reagan; sister of Barbara (Edward) Kemp of Florida and the late Bess Vanaman and Martha Jefferson. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may call on Sunday, November 3rd, from 4-8 PM in Prudden & Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee St., Lockport. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 4th, at 10:30 AM in the First Presbyterian Church, 21 Church St., Lockport. Interment will be in Acacia Park Cemetery. Memorial donations to the church or to Equistar, 2199 Fuller Rd., Burt, NY 14028, would be appreciated by the family.