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Ruth Alberta Miller was born in Bay City, MI on October 3, 1925 to the late Albert J. and Gertrude L. (Schauer) Miller. She passed away at McLaren Bay Special Care on July 18, 2017. Ruth was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. She retired from the Bay City Chevrolet plant in 1981.
She is survived by her brother Manning A. Miller, her niece Kim (Rick) Gerard, her nephew Kevin (Jan) Miller, a great niece and great nephews: Shannon (Aaron) Wackerle, Kyle (Jessica) Gerard and Jordan (Sarah) Miller and a great –great nephew Wyatt Wackerle. Ruth was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law, Aldine (Edward) Derr.
Funeral and committal service will be Friday, July 21, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church. The Rev. Leroy Westphal will officiate. Private burial will be at Green Ridge Cemetery. Visiting hours will be Thursday from 2 to 7 p.m. at Penzien-Steele Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church.
"The family wishes to express their appreciation and special thanks to the entire staff of McLaren Bay Critical Care, McLaren Bay Fourth Floor and McLaren Bay Special Care."