Ella Blanche Miller

Mar 14 1921
Mar 10 2019
97 Years

Ella Blanche Miller, 97, formerly of Coatesville, passed away on Sunday, March 10th, 2019 under the care of Harrison Senior Living of Christiana and three days short of her 98th birthday.  She was the widow of the late Frank Miller with whom she shared 28 years of marriage.  

Born in West Chester, she was the daughter of the late Viola (Rhoades) and John Preston.  


She had worked at Devitts Hardware of Coatesville, JC Penney of Coatesville and retired from the Little Chef at the age of 91.   


Ella attended Doe Run Presbyterian Church.  She was a lifetime member of West End Fire Co. Auxiliary.  


She is survived by three children: Verna Hurley (Pat), Jack Miller (Linda) and Ella Davis (Jack); 15 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, and five great, great grandchildren.


Ella was predeceased by her husband, her sons Joseph and Bill Miller, sisters Edna Raysor and Grace Chalfont, brother John Preston, and grandson William Hurley.  


A memorial service will be held on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 7:30pm at the Wilde Funeral Home, Parkesburg, PA, with visitation from 6:30 until time of service.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Doe Run Presbyterian Church, 3104 Doe Run Church Road, East Fallowfield, PA 19320. 

Service Date: 
Mar 18 2019 - 7:30pm
Service Location: 
Wilde Funeral Home, 434 Main St. Parkesburg, PA, 19365


Blanche Miller was one of the nicest people I knew. Hard working and caring sweet women. God bless Blanche, rest in peace.

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Blanche was a neighbor and I used to do her hair.  She is one of the nicest persons I've  ever met. Such a caring, loving soul.  My condolences to the family.   God bless

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