Elsie Sophia Miller

Born: Saturday, July 1st 1916 in Wood River, Nebraska
Died: Friday, December 5th 2008 in Seward, Nebraska
Age: 92 years, 5 months and 4 days
Memorials In Care Of
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
Visitation Time(s)
Monday - 9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. at Volzke Funeral Home.
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Service: 3:00 pm - Tuesday, December 9th 2008
Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1042 May St.
Goehner, NE  68405
Officiating: Rev. Arnold Jurchen
Casketbearers: John Kentner, Jeff Kentner, Matt Kentner, Jack Miller, Bob Hansen, Don Smetter
Honorary Casketbearers: Royce Wullbrandt, Jim Miller, Wayne Miller
Interment: Beaver Crossing Cemetery
Beaver Crossing, Nebraska

Elsie was born on the family farm near Wood River, NE on July 1, 1916, to Herman and Augusta (Reier) Wagenknecht. She earned a beauticianís license in 1936, and enjoyed having her own beauty shop in Beaver Crossing and Milford for many years. Elsie married Floyd Miller on November 9, 1939, and they were blessed with one daughter Janet Sue in 1941. Elsie passed on December 5, 2008, in Seward, NE at the age of 92 years. She is survived three grandsons and their wives, John and Kim Kentner of Sioux City, IA, Jeff Kentner of Venice, CA and Matt and Cathy Kentner of Lakewood, CO; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Julia, Mollie and Claire Kentner; sisters, Alma Howe of Seward, NE and Gertie Horner of Seward, NE; sister-in-law, Peggy Wagenknecht of Mt. Ayr, IA; special niece, Dee Mehrens of Seward, NE. Elsie was preceded in death by her parents; husband Floyd; daughter, Janet Sue Miller; brothers, Walter and Hazel Wagenknecht and Wilbur Wagenknecht; sister, Ruth Villwock.

Elsie Miller