Patricia "Patty" Joan (Schmucker) Miller, 56, Ligonier, passed away Thursday, April 12, following prolonged complications of pneumonia.
Born Aug. 22, 1961, Patty is the daughter of Daniel T. Schmucker and Irene (Frey) Thomas.
Patty married Dennis Miller Sept. 7, 1997, in Martin, South Dakota.
Patty was the granddaughter of the late Jancy and Martha Ella (Troyer) Schmucker and Joseph and Katie (Yoder) Frey. Also, preceded in death by her father; sister-in-law, Cynthia (Wyke) Schmucker; uncle, Jancy Schmucker Jr.; uncle and aunt, David and Martha Schmucker; cousins, Gary Miller, Myron Schwartz, Mervin Schmucker, James Bender and son, Lyndon; and former husband, David Evans.
Surviving immediate family include her husband, Dennis Miller, Cromwell; mother, Irene Thomas; stepfather, James D. "JD" Thomas, LaGrange; sons, Adrian and Thomas Evans, Goshen; brothers, Del (Brenda) Schmucker, Dryden, Ontario, Homer Schmucker, Las Vegas, Nevada; sister, Sharlene (Frank) Herington, Elkhart; three nieces; six nephews; one great-nephew; and one great niece.
Patty enjoyed serving others, crocheting, crafts and socializing. She was baptized in Christ at age 14. Her laugh was contagious. She will be missed by so many who loved and adored her.
Visitation took place from 10 a.m. to noon with funeral services starting at noon Monday, April 16, at the Church of Christ, 9025 N. 860 West, Ligonier, with Pastor George Cleverly officiating.
A cremation committal will take place with Legacy Cremation and Remembrance Center, Ligonier.
Patty will be laid to rest at Scott Cemetery, Scott, Wednesday, April 18.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be directed to Sharlene Herington to aid in funeral costs.
Yeager Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.yeagerfuneralhome.com.
Published on April 16, 2018