Mary Ellen (Ashley) Miller 86, of Colfax, IN, died at 7 p.m. October 7, 2009 at her home. Born March 13, 1923 in Indianapolis, IN, to Ralph L. & Irene F. (Meikel) Ashley. She married James L. Miller Jr. on June 29, 1941 and he preceded her in death on January 1, 2003. Mrs. Miller was a 1941 graduate of Frankfort High School. She was co-owner of Miller’s Restaurant for 48 years, retiring in 1995. She also worked at Patrick Henry Army Base in Virginia and Eli Lilly in Indianapolis. She was a member of the Colfax United Methodist Church.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 3 p.m. Monday, October 12, 2009 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. until time of service. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.
Son: Meikel F. (Rebecca Rae) Miller of Colfax, IN
Grandson: Louis Thomas Miller of Colfax, IN
Several nieces and nephews also survive.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Ashley and a sister, Barbara Ashley Kelch.