Elise B. Miller, 98, of Terre Haute, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born on Aug. 13, 1919, in Terre Haute, to Raphael Bernon and Maria Elisa Louise Chaudanson Bernon.
She married Wayne Miller and he preceded her in death in 1977. She also was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Emma Bernon Riggs.
Elise is survived by her children, Stanley Edward Miller and wife Mary Ellen of Topsham, Maine and Suzanne Louise VanReed and husband Milt of Terre Haute; grandchildren, Logan VanReed and wife Lisa of Terre Haute and Andrea Miller Kwon and husband Sam of Poquoson, Va.; great-grandchildren, Lexander VanReed, Grayson VanReed, Ellie Kwon, and Clara Kwon; and a niece, Janet Riggs of Sacremento, Calif.
Elise worked for several years as a receptionist at Medi Center on East Poplar. She was a wonderful cook. Most of all, Elise loved her family and took great delight in spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Per Elise's wishes, she will be cremated and laid to rest in Roselawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Vigo County Historical Society. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at:
Published on December 7, 2017