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Vera Miller

PRINCETON — Vera May Miller, 83, of Princeton died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.

Born May 16, 1926, in Princeton Township, Ill., to Clyde and Mabel (Trimmer) Kitterman, she married Charles Miller June 15, 1947, at the First Baptist Church in Princeton. He survives.

She graduated from Princeton High School in 1944. She worked as a head cashier for Piggly Wiggly and Eagles for 33 years. She was a den mother for the Cub Scouts and a troop leader for the Girl Scouts and Brownies.

Also surviving are three children, Elaine (Hosey) Mitchell and Gerald (Pam) Miller, both of Princeton, and Steve Miller of Peoria; four siblings, Norma DeRose, Joann (Hilding) Allen and Ward Kitterman, all of Princeton, and Helen Thomas of Wyanet; three grandchildren, Cari (Richard) Pozzi of Princeton, Chad (Stefanie) Mitchell of Michigan and Brittania Miller of Iowa; and three great-grandchildren, Ariel and Anthony Pozzi of Princeton, and Georgia Mitchell of Michigan.

She was preceded by her parents, two sisters and two brothers.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, with the Rev. Jon Olinger officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, Princeton.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association.

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