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Darlene J. Miller

December 29, 1937 ~ January 12, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Darlene Miller Obituary

Darlene J. Miller, 86 of Peru, IN passed away on Friday January 12, 2024, at the Waters of Peru Nursing Home.

She was born December 29, 1937, in Marion, IN to Gerald J. Miller and Anna (Lemons) Miller.

Darlene was a long-time employee of Keupper Favor Company. She retired in 2004.

Darlene was the happiest when she was with her niece, nephew, great nieces, and great nephews. She also enjoyed baking. Her kitchen was her favorite spot in the house. When she wasn’t in the kitchen, she loved working in her flower beds and loving on her cats.

She is survived by a sister, Karen Miller of Peru, a brother, Gary (Joette) Miller of Peru, one nephew, Jason (Melissa) Miller of Westfield, IN and one niece, Megan (Paul) Dorisse of Russiaville, IN. She is also survived by four great-nephews, Zachary, Luke, Cohen, and Chandler and two great-nieces, Aubrey and Brenna.

She was preceded in death by both of her parents and a sister Marilyn and a brother Bobby.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 from 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M. at Flowers- Leedy Funeral Home, 105 West 3rd Street Peru, IN. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 P.M. with Pastor Dave Jodry officiating. Burial will take place at Mount Hope Cemetery in Peru.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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January 17, 2024

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home
105 West Third Street
Peru, IN 46970

Funeral Service
January 17, 2024

2:00 PM
Flowers-Leedy Funeral Home
105 West Third Street
Peru, IN 46970


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