RoseMary Miller, 80, of Plainview, died Monday, July 17, 2017, at her home following a brief battle with cancer.
RoseMary was born April 3, 1937, in Wabasha to Stacy and Carnetta (Hall) Melendy. She graduated from Plainview High School in 1954. She then worked at the pharmacy at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester until her marriage.
On April 26, 1958, she married Harold A. Miller at St. Joachim's Catholic Church in Plainview and they farmed northeast of Plainview near Conception. Harold died Oct. 5, 1989. In January 1990, RoseMary moved to Plainview. She was a member of the St. Joachim's Catholic Church and the Catholic Daughters. She was also a member of the Plainview American Legion Auxiliary and the Plainview Area Community Center.
RoseMary enjoyed embroidery, sewing, playing cards, gardening, traveling, baking and cake decorating.
She is survived by her children, Debra (Kenneth) Blattner of Elgin, Stacy (Julie) Miller of Plainview, Laurie (Tedd) Kruger of Plainview, Thomas (Kay) Miller of Kellogg, Daniel (Karen) Miller of Plainview, Lisa (Miller) Deming of Plainview and Michelle (Dean) Zimmel of Lakeville, Minn.; 26 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Genevieve Mae Meyer of Rochester; brother and sisters-in-law, Eugene and Darlene Miller of Theilman, Kay Miller of Kellogg, and Bob and Carol Sylvester of Wabasha.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; granddaughter, Holli; daughter-in-law, Gwen; and sister, Marcella.
Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 21, at St. Joachim's Catholic Church in Plainview, with Father William Becker officiating. Burial will be at St. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Conception. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Plainview and one hour prior to the service Friday at the church.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, 57 Third St. SW, Plainview. Schadandzabelfuneralhomes.com.