Obituary for Dorla Jane Miller


Dorla Jane Miller

Dorla Jane Miller, 76 of Indianapolis and formally of Etna Green and Warsaw passed away at 8:40 am Saturday, October 4, 2014 in St. Vincent’s Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana.

On December 6, 1937, she was born in Etna Green, Indiana to Paul M. and Eva Marie (Miller) Waggoner.

Dorla was a graduate of Etna Green High School. She also graduated from Elkhart University and Ivy Tech, receiving her degrees in lab technology and associate degree in accounting. She was retired.

She attended Eagle Creek Grace Brethren Church and when she lived in Warsaw she attended Warsaw Community Church. She loved crafts of all kinds and reading. She also loved her pets, Molly the cat and her dogs Barney and Noah.

She is survived by four children, Diane Marie (and spouse Kevin) Miller Ryan, Indianapolis, Pamela (Miller) Vetor, Temple, Texas, James Russell (and spouse Karen) Miller, Fort Wayne and David Paul (and spouse Penny) Miller, Warsaw; two brothers, Donald Marion Waggoner, Etna Green and Larry Paul (and spouse Pearl) Waggoner, North East, Maryland; four grandchildren, Jason Vetor, Temple, Texas, J.D. Miller, Warsaw, Aly Miller, Warsaw and Autumn Miller, Fort Wayne; two step grandchildren, Terri Neumann and Amber Afarion, both of Fort Wayne; two great grandchildren, three step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Ronald Edwin Waggoner and her sister, Judith Waggoner.

A funeral service will be at 2:00 pm Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw. Burial will be in Etna Green Cemetery, Etna Green, Indiana.

Visitation hours will be from 10:00 – 2:00 pm Wednesday, October 8, 2014 in the funeral chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart and Stroke Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75231, Magical meadows, 3386 East 525 North, Warsaw, Indiana 46582 or to Special Olympics of Kosciusko County.



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