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 Leona M. “Lee” <I>Whitaker</I> Miller

Leona M. “Lee” Whitaker Miller

Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Death 19 Jan 1974 (aged 72)
Bicknell, Knox County, Indiana, USA
Burial Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 77553775 · View Source
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Lee lived in WA state in 1954 and moved to CA with husband married 1944 Harry Burgess Miller, then when, retired they moved to IN, she had family there. Lee served in the women's Army Corps during WW II.

Leona Miller Dies Saturday at Residence (Obit)
Mrs. Leona M. Miller,- 72 of 414 West Ninth Street, Bicknell, Indiana, died at 2:44 pm Saturday at her redidence.

A resident of Bicknell since 1968, she was a former resident of Long Beach and Venice, California.

She was born April 25, 1901, near Knightstown, Indiana. the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Noah Whitaker.

She was married to Harry B. Miller in 1944. He survives.

Mrs. Miller was a member of the St. Phillip Neri Church, Bicknell Senior citizens Center, Bicknell American Legion Auxiliary and Bicknell V.F.W. Auxiliary. She served in the women's Army Corps during World War II.

Surviving besides the husband, is a brother, Wilford Whitaker of Indianapolis, and a sister Mrs. Nellie Jessup of Knighstown.

Two sisters and a brother preceded her in death.

The body is at the McClure funeral home in Bicknell where friends may call after 7 PM this Monday. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Tuesday from the McClure Chapel with Rev. Hilary Vieck officiating. The body will be taken to the Butcher funeral home in Knightstown where friends may call after 10 am Wed. and where funeral services will be held at 2 PM Wed. with burial in the Glen Cove cemetery at Knightstown.

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  • Created by: Janice Edwards Miller
  • Added: 3 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77553775
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leona M. “Lee” Whitaker Miller (25 Apr 1901–19 Jan 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77553775, citing Glen Cove Cemetery, Knightstown, Henry County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Janice Edwards Miller (contributor 47536189) .