Mary Ann Miller – November 2, 2017

Mary Ann Miller 86 of Sugarcreek died Thursday, November 2, 2017 at Walnut Hills Nursing Home in Walnut Creek following a period of declining health.

She was born January 29, 1931 in Holmes County to the late Valentine and Sara (Schlabach) Miller. She had worked for many years at the former Alsco Company in Sugarcreek and then was a cook at Der Dutchman Restaurant in Walnut Creek. She was a member of the First Mennonite Church in Sugarcreek. She was married to George M. Miller who died January 3, 1989. 

She is survived by her children; Mardella Rice of Baltic, Dean (JoAnn) Miller of Dover and Dale (Deb) Miller of Sugarcreek, 5 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, her sister Martha Stutzman, and special nieces Marty Peterman and Mary Paisley.  In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her siblings Emma, Freda, Katie, Esther, Andy, Marvin and Nelson, son-in-law John Rice and grandson Matt Rice.

Private Family Services will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 12:00 PM (Noon) at Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek with Rev. Mike Gehman officiating. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday 5-7 PM at Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek. For those unable to attend please visit the funeral home’s website.