Kathy Kreider Miller passed away Thursday at the age of 68 in an accident at her home.
She was born March 16, 1949, to Robert and Miriam (Stahly) Cripe of Nappanee. She was proceeded in death by her father Robert. She graduated from Nappanee High School in 1967.
She was employed at CTB until she retired in 2011. She enjoyed volunteering at The Fraternal Order of Eagles and being involved at Milford First Brethren Church.
She is survived by her husband Garry Miller, Milford; two stepchildren, Melissa (Gabe) Fitzsimmons and Matthew Miller; grandchildren, Audrey, Darby, Jarrett and Hayden; two children, Laurie Stookey (David) Miller, Fort Wayne, and Jeff (Katja) Stookey, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; and grandchildren Nicolas Miller, Cody and Brittany Stookey.
She was proceeded in death by her husband of 29 years Ronald Kreider who passed away in 2008. She had four stepchildren with Ron: Valerie and Steve Tucker Milford, Derek Kreider, Milford, Don Kreider, Elkhart, and Vicky and Brian Stutzman, Elkhart. Grandchildren are Hannah and Christian Tucker, and Cory and Marshall Stutzman.
Kathy is survived by two siblings, Leanne (Rex) Heckaman, Nappanee, and Randy (Val) Cripe, Hemet, California; nieces and nephews, Cody and Alicia Hunter, Goose Creek, South Carolina, Chase Hunter, Hemet, California; and great-nephews, Landon and Derek Hunter.
She was a loving and caring woman and loved living in the Milford Community. She will be missed by many.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Milford. Burial will follow in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Milford.
Friends and family will be received Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be given at www.mishlerfhcc.com.
Published on July 30, 2017