Leona M. Miller, 82, of Elkhart went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at Hospice House in Elkhart.
She was born on May 1, 1937 in Uniontown, OH to the late Clarence T. and Elizabeth (Stutzman) Byler. Also preceding her in death are two sisters and their spouses; Verbie and Lloyd Miller and Esther and Levi Hochstetler and a brother-in-law, Levi Miller Jr.
Leona is survived by her three daughters, Wanda (Jim) Runyon of Granger; Marcia Hamood of Elkhart; Amy Miller of Hilliard, OH; her twin sister, Leora Lehman of Goshen; brother Rudy (Deb) Byler of Lawton, MI; sister Niva Miller of Plain City, OH; six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.
Leona had been employed as a private home healthcare provider for many years prior to her retirement. In her spare time, she enjoyed puzzles, flower gardens, Christian television and music. But her greatest joy was her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Visitation for Leona will be held on Sunday, October 27th, 2019 from 3 pm until 6 pm at the Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home where funeral services will be held Monday, October 28th at 11 am. Chaplain Neil Davis with the Center for Hospice Care will officiate and burial will be in Olive Cemetery West in Elkhart County.
Memorial contributions in memory of Leona may be made to the Ribbon of Hope Inc., 600 East Blvd, Elkhart, IN 46514
“She enjoyed solitude.”
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Ribbon of Hope Cancer Support Ministry
600 East Blvd., Elkhart IN 46514