Obituaries

Obituaries

Robert Eugene Miller Sr. 1925 - 2009 Eudora

Mass of Christian burial for Robert Eugene Miller Sr., 83, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church in Eudora. Burial will be in Holy Family Catholic Cemetery.Mr. Miller died Friday, Jan. 30, 2009, at Medicalodges Eudora.He was born Oct. 31, 1925, in Eudora, the son of Howard Edwin and Josephine Barbara Seiwald Miller.He was a longtime Eudora-area resident. He was a farmer and builder and retired in 1990.Mr. Miller was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church in Eudora.He married Katherine Elizabeth Loftus on May 17, 1947. She died March 19, 1999.He also was preceded in death by a son, Robert Miller Jr., in 2004, and a brother, Glen Miller.Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Pearce and husband Phillip, Ottawa; three sons, Patrick, Lawrence, James, Ottawa, and Allen and wife Ladina, Edgerton; two sisters, Genevieve Hunsinger, Lawrence, and Virginia Lenahan, Kingwood, Texas; 10 grandchildren, Dennis and Thomas Pearce, Patricia Davis, and Troy, Kori, Rick, Jessica, Kevin, Amanda and Jerred Miller; and five great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and a rosary will be said at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary Eudora Chapel.The family suggests memorials to Odyssey Hospice or Medicalodges Eudora, sent in care of the mortuary, 1003 E. John L. Williams Drive, Eudora, KS 66025.