Millering, Frances

Frances M. Millering, 93, Hillsboro, died Nov. 15, 1989, at Forest View Care Center in Forest Grove.

Graveside services were to be held at 1:30 p.m. today (Monday) in Island City Cemetery near La Grande, with the Rev. Norman Shrumm of First Presbyterian Church of La Grande officiating.

Interment in the cemetery was to follow.

Mrs. Millering was born April 16, 1896, in Five Points, Ore., a daughter of John and Minnie Banks Hills. Her family members were pioneer residents of the La Grande area.

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On Dec. 9, 1917, she married Jay M. Millering in La Grande. He died in 1932.

Mrs. Millering lived in La Grande until moving to Portland in 1940. She had lived in Hillsboro since 1948.

She worked in several occupations during her life, including a school teacher in a small rural community, a deputy sheriff in Union County and a store manager. She also worked as a teller at the Uptown branch of First National Bank in Portland before retiring in 1961.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Donald (Nancy) Rundell, Hillsboro, and a nephew, Keith Bryant, Anaheim, Calif.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Nellie Fowler and Gertrude Bryant.

Mrs. Millering was interested in the care of pets and the family suggests memorial contributions to the Dove Lewis Memorial, 1894 NW Pettygrove, Portland 97209.

Donelson, Sewell and Mathews Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.

Hillsboro (Ore.) Argus
Hillsboro, Oregon
Tuesday, November 21, 1989
Page 8A



White, Judy Wallis. Union County, Oregon Obituaries. Published by Copyright 1999-2013, all rights reserved.

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