Gaye D. Miller, 78, Wabash, died 8:05 p.m., Sunday, July 4, 2021, at her home. She was born Sept. 6, 1942, in Chicago, Ill., to Marion Lawrence and Dorothy F. (Klunder) Davis.
Gaye was a 1960 graduate of Cheyanne Mountain High School in Colorado Springs, Colo., and received her registered nursing degree from Indiana University in Kokomo. She married J.D. Miller in Colorado Springs Sept. 1, 1964; he died June 23, 2002. Gaye was a registered nurse at the Wabash County Hospital 27 years, retiring in 2007. She was a member of the Wabash First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed needlepoint, crafts, reading good books, and especially loved her dogs, Shadow and Misty.
She is survived by two sons, Mick L. (Kristin) Miller of Lexington, S.C.; and Randy J.D. Miller of Peru; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Kristie M. Miller, and her brother, Ken W. Davis.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Friday, July 9, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Rev. Nathan Whybrew officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 5-7 p.m. Thursday, July 8, at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is H.O.P.E. Foundation.