|Birth: ||Mar. 21, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 2008|
The funeral for Yvonne Petrich Miletich will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Cleghorn Christian Church in Cleghorn, Iowa, with the Rev. Bob Blair officiating. Burial will be in Meriden Cemetery.
Mrs. Miletich, 88, of Rochester, formerly of Cleghorn, died Wednesday (Sept. 17, 2008) at Samaritan Bethany Heights in Rochester.
Yvonne Petrich was born March 21, 1920, in Cleghorn and graduated from Cleghorn High School in 1938. She attended Morningside College, the University of Iowa and the University of Northern Iowa, graduating with a teaching degree. On Feb. 23, 1946, she married Nick J. Miletich at Christian Church in Cleghorn. She taught school in Marcus, Iowa, Fort Dodge, Iowa, Davenport, Iowa, then in Waterloo, Iowa, for 25 years until retiring in June 1994. After her retirement, she continued to substitute teach until 1998. She had been a resident of Rochester for the past 10 years, and prior to that had lived in Waterloo for many years. She was a lifelong member of Cleghorn Christian Church, a 50-year member of the Order of Eastern Star, White Shrine, Pythian Sisters, Kappa Delta Pi Sorority and the American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed acrobatics, reading, dogs and crafts.
She was preceded in death by her husband on March 20, 2003.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee, Iowa.
Nick J. Miletich (1915 - 2003)*
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