Jeanie Louise (Yoder) Miller, 79, of La Porte passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born April 4, 1941, in Logansport, Indiana to Ernest and Kathryn Yoder. She graduated from Logansport High School in 1959 and then attended Hanover College and Indiana University. On April 15, 1961 she married Merrill E. Miller who preceded her in death. She was employed at Orthopedic Associates as office manager for 15 years and Paladin as assistant to the Executive Director. She was a member of Maple Grove United Methodist, Door Village Methodist Church, and a past member of Tri Kappa.
In April of 2014 she moved into Oakwood Manor where she met Marion Amor and were joined with a commitment ceremony.
Jeanie was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a daughter, Kaley; son-in-law, Jack Mannia; and brother-in-law, James Miller. She is survived by her husband, Marion Amor; son, Scott (Jamie) Miller of La Porte; daughter, Judy (Scott) Dickson of La Porte; her cherished grandkids, Brynn, and Brayde Hines, and Jake Miller; stepson, David (Alice) Amor of La Porte; sister, Kathy Yoder; and sister-in-law, Sharon Miller; and many nieces, nephews, and Marion’s family.
A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, December 10, 2020, at Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Avenue, La Porte, Indiana, where visitation will be from 12 noon to 2 p.m. prior to the service. Pastor Mike Sutton will officiate.
A Mask is required to attend.
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Memorial contributions may be made to Dunes Hospice, 4711 Evans Avenue, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383 or Paladin, 4315 East Michigan Blvd.
Michigan City, Indiana 46360.
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