Eileen Alice Miller age 96, of Caldwell, Ohio passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at the Altercare Summit Acres Skilled Nursing & Rehab in Caldwell. She was born April 2, 1925 in Caldwell a daughter of the late Harry O. and Lily Elva Lewis Nichols.
She was a 1943 graduate of the former Belle Valley High School. She worked for Kroger Co. in Columbus, Ohio until her retirement in 1982 as an accountant. She spent the next 10 years in the south and eventually returned home to Caldwell in 1992. She was a member of the St. Stephen Catholic Church in Caldwell as well as their Catholic Women’s Club. She was a member of the Narcissus Club, Young at Heart Club, and a lifetime member of the DAV. She enjoyed playing cards with her friends.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband Roy C. Ludy, second husband Floyd R. Miller; six brothers Walter, Kenneth, James, R. Richard, Robert, and Donald Nichols; sister Ruth E. Cain; stepdaughter Dolores Ludy McLaughlin; niece Trina Hill; nephews Robert Nichols Jr. and Tom Nichols; great-niece Jamie Vonville.
Those left to cherish her memory are three stepchildren Stanley Miller of Dublin, Ohio, Linda L. (James) Hopkins of Cochranton, Pennsylvania, and Howard Miller of California; grandchildren Karen (David) Wilson, Jill (Paul) Welling, and Michael (Sherry) McLaughlin; several step grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; sister Patsy A. Munson of Canton, Ohio; sister-in-law Connie Nichols of Cambridge, Ohio; special nieces Gerry Rossiter of Caldwell, Cathy Cain Nau of Columbus, Ohio, and Tammy Geese of Byesville, Ohio. She is also survived by several additional nieces, nephews, great-nieces & nephews, great-great-nieces & nephews, and many friends.
The family will receive friends for visitation Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Chandler Funeral Home, 609 West Street, Caldwell, OH 43724. A funeral service will conclude the visitation Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chandler Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Father Jeremiah Hahn officiating. Burial will follow in the Sharon Cemetery.
The family would like to thank the staff at Altercare Summit Acres and Absolute Hospice for the compassionate care provided to Eileen. Please join us in remembering Eileen by visiting her memorial at www.ChandlerFuneralHome.net