Miller, Mabel L.


Mabel L. (Haag) Miller, 76, of Bedford, died Nov. 18, 2021 at Nancy's Personal Care Home.

She was born on Feb. 18, 1945 in DuBois, a daughter of the late Harris and Velma (Starr) Haag. On June 15, 1963 in Chestnut Grove, she married the Rev. Gerald H. Miller, who preceded her in death on Nov. 11, 2017.

Mabel is survived by son Jerry R. Miller and wife Tonya of Bedford, daughter Marcie A. Hillegass and husband Brad of Schellsburg, son Steve W. Miller and wife Rhonda of Bedford, and daughter Wendy M. Miller of Titusville; 12 grandchildren, Eli and Leah Miller, Austin, Colby and Tiffany Hillegass, Brian, Cheyenne, Dakota, Derek and Sierra Miller, Ian Evans, and Gavin Cochran; and a great-granddaughter on the way. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Lawrence, Ken, Arthur and Bill.

Mabel was a dedicated pastor's wife for three charges within the United Methodist Church from 1976 until 2007. Those charges included New Millport, Fishertown and Diamond United Methodist churches. She was very involved with every congregation they served. She also was a school bus driver, taught with Head Start, and enjoyed selling crafts at shows, and bowling. She was affiliated with the Crossroads Bible Church.

Funeral services were held on Monday, Nov. 21, 2021 in the chapel at the Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, 214 S. Juliana St., Bedford, with Pastor Mark Dillow officiating. Burial was at Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Grampian.

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