November 4, 1919 - February 17, 2018
Edith Ella (Wells) Miller passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the age of 98. She was born November 4th, 1919 in New York City to John Andre and Clara (Erdmann) Wells. She spent most of her childhood in The Dalles. She attended Oregon Agricultural College in Corvallis, pursuing a degree in Fiber Arts. There she met Clair Edmund Miller and they wed December 19, 1942 at his farm south of Corvallis. She was an active helper on the farm until his death in 1985. In 1993 she married a cousin of Clair’s, Lloyd Herschel Miller. They continued to reside south of Corvallis until his death in 2005. She was a charter member of the Corvallis Weavers Guild and continued to pursue fiber arts throughout her life. She was also involved with Oregon Women for Agriculture and Oregon Farm Bureau. Preceding her in death are: Her husbands, Clair and Lloyd, her son, Wayne, her step-daughter, Kathy Neiswanger, and her siblings; John E. Wells, Helen Smith, and Evelyn Ball. She is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law; Wes and Terry Miller, Gale and Diane Miller, and Mark and Tina Miller, all of Corvallis, and step-daughter Rhonda Morgan of Eugene. Also, grandchildren Mary Beyer, James Miller, Deairdre Miller, Kathryn Pryor, Heather Szekely, Roselane DaSilva-Miller, Joseph Miller, Robson Miller, Lisa Caday, Rachel Fowler, Sarah Benenate, Michelle Miller, Grace Miller, Mike Morgan, Suzi Williams and Derek Garcia along with 14 great-grandchildren. Services will be held at DeMoss-Durdan Funeral Home in Corvallis on Monday, March 26th, 2018 at 10:00am. After a brief graveside burial, please join us for a reception at Suburban Christian Church in Corvallis at 12:30pm.
Edith Ella (Wells) Miller passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the age of 98. She was born November 4th, 1919 in New York City to John Andre and Clara (Erdmann) Wells. She spent most of her childhood in The Dalles. She attended Oregon... View Obituary & Service Information
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