Lois D. Miller, 86
Lois Dorothy Miller, age 86, of Hudson, was called home on Sunday, Dec. 22.
Lois was born on Nov. 24, 1927, the daughter of Herman and Hattie (Johnson) Rock. She grew up in the River Falls & Ellsworth areas and graduated from the Ellsworth High School with the class of 1946. She was employed by the Wisconsin Bell Telephone Company and worked in Ellsworth, Eau Claire and Hudson.
In 1953, she was united to William J. Miller, and left her career to become a homemaker. Her greatest love and accomplishment was her family. She belonged to St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Ladies Guild. She was the First Day Eucharistic Minister at St. Patrick's and did day care for two special families.
Lois is survived by two sons, Jim (Candy) Miller and Mike (Liz) Miller, both of Hudson; two daughters, Jeannie (Dean) Bergdahl of North Branch, Minn., and Faye (John) Coffey of Woodbury, Minn.; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Elaine; and special nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill; her parents; five sisters; and six brothers.
A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Burial will take place at the Willow River Cemetery. Visitation will take place one hour prior to services at the church, as well as from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 27, at the O'Connell Family Funeral Home - Hudson Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorials given will be donated in Lois' memory to Adoray Home Health and Hospice, as well as other organizations that were dear to her.
Services are in the care of the O'Connell Family Funeral Home. 715.386.3725 www.oconnellfuneralhomes.com