IN MEMORY OF
BORN: March 3, 1907
Marcus Township, Cherokee County, Iowa
PASSED AWAY: March 29, 2005
Sioux City, Iowa
3:00 P.M. Sunday, April 3, 2005
Siloam Lutheran Church, Paullina, Iowa
Rev. Stephen Geiger ~ officiating
“Abide With Me”
“I’m But a Stranger Here”
“I Know That My Redeemer Lives”
Organist: Brenda Hunt
Scott Jones Todd Stanley
Terry Stanley Troy Stanley
Tom Harrison John Harrison
Bill Harrison Jeremy Walters
Adam Becker Alex Becker
FINAL RESTING PLACE
Prairie View Cemetery
Arrangements under the care of Gaudian~Eldridge
Funeral Home, Paullina, Iowa
After the graveside service relatives and friends are invited to
join the family at the Paullina American Legion Building.
Hilda Miller, the daughter of William and Sophia (Ebert) Tesch, was born March 3, 1907 in Marcus Township of Cherokee County, Iowa. She received her education at St. John Lutheran School in Germantown, Iowa. On December 28, 1924, she was united in marriage to Charles L. Miller at her parent’s farm home in Caledonia Township of O’Brien County, Iowa. After their marriage the couple farmed south of Paullina for many years before their retirement in 1964. The couple moved into Paullina in 1968. They remained in Paullina until moving to the NorthPark Senior Living in Sioux City, Iowa in May of 1994. Her husband preceded her in death on October 27, 1998 in Sioux City. Hilda had been making her home at the Holy Spirit Retirement Home in Sioux City. She passed away on Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at the Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, reaching the age of 98 years and 26 days.
She was baptized on March 24, 1907 and later confirmed on April 24, 1921 at St. John Lutheran Church in Germantown. She was currently a member of the Grace Lutheran Church in Sioux City.
Hilda is survived by one son, Leslie and his wife, Joan Miller of Paullina, Iowa; two daughters, Lila Jones Hucke and her husband, Hugo of Cherokee, Iowa; Linda Stanley and her husband, Byron of Sioux City, Iowa; six grandchildren, Roxane, Carol, Scott, Todd, Terry and Troy; ten great-grandchildren, Bill, Tom, John, Adam, Alex, Stephanie, Tasha, Jeremy, Anne and Ryan; four great-great-grandchildren, Skyler, Dalton, Collin and Abigail; two half-sisters, Marcella Appeldorn and Luetta Dau both of Paullina, Iowa; a half-brother, Leroy Mesner of Primghar, Iowa; a sister-in-law, Nola Tesch of Everly, Iowa; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, one daughter, LuVerne; a granddaughter, LaDonna; a great-great-grandson, Alec; her parents, two sisters and three brothers.