Celebrating the life of Jeanette Miller
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Born in Pottsville, on January 12, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Beulah (Bird) and Albert Bowers.
She attended First U.C.C., Schuylkill Haven, along with her daughter, Lee Ann.
Jeanette was a 1943 graduate of Pottsville High School.
She worked at Wynn-Ann, Schuylkill Haven, and lastly at Auburn Knitting Mills as a folder, retiring in 1985. She was a member of the ILGWU Union.
Jeanette enjoyed doing puzzles and going on rides looking for deer, which she called deer hunting.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leo "Sam" Miller; brother, Lamar "Rusty"; sisters: Dorothy “Red”, Bernice “Nan”, Eva “Merle”, Margaret “Peach” and Dawn.
She is survived by a daughter, Lee Ann Miller, of Schuylkill Haven; sister, Gail Breidegan, wife of Fred; and several nieces and nephews.
A prayer service will be held on Friday evening at 7:30 p.m. at Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, with Pastor Shawn D. VanDyke officiating. A viewing will be held from 6:00 p.m. until time of service.
Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Auburn and will be private at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions to: Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, PA 17901 to help defray funeral expenses.
Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at lordbixler.com
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