Beverly A. (Roller) MillerMay 6, 1931 ~ September 23, 2017 (age 86)
Beverly A. Miller, 86 of Williamsport, passed away Saturday, September 23, 2017 surrounded by family at the Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital. She joined her husband of 62 years, John Henry Miller, Jr. in heaven who preceded her in death on August 19, 2014.
Born May 6, 1931 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Thomas H. and Pearl M. (Pasnault) Roller.
Beverly was an graduate of Williamsport High School Class of 1949 and a lifelong resident of the city. She retired in 1989 after 25 years of service working for Bell Telephone and AT&T as an operator. She was a AT&T Pioneer, and part of the Jolly Jesters Travel Club. Beverly was an avid bowler, participating in tournaments and the WIBC Bowling Association. She enjoyed all types of music, playing the piano and cards, especially with the What-A-Bunch Card Club. She volunteered with the United Churches Food Pantry but spent Sunday evenings playing games with her grandchildren, times she very much cherished.
Beverly was 50+ year member of St. Paul-Calvary United Methodist Church where she was very involved through the years. She attended the Isabel Krebs Sunday School Class for more than 60 years, was an original member of the St. Paul-Calvary Chimers, participated in Bible Study Fellowship, the United Methodist Women, and organized the Crop Walk for her church. Beverly was a devoted Christian who enjoyed visiting, sharing communion and the word of the Lord with shut ins, her family and others.
Surviving are three children, Sharlene (Jack) Clapper, of Williamsport, David (Rose) Miller, of Lock Haven, Anne (Lester) Bennett, of Linden; seven grandchildren, Sherry Clapper, John (Connie) Clapper, Rachelle (Scott) Eisenhower, Christopher (Megan) Miller, Jessica Bennett, James Bennett, and Jerry (Vanessa) Bennett; four great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Kathryn, Brent, and Morgan, and, several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Ellen Bock Barr, and a brother, Joseph H. Roller.
A funeral service to honor the life of Beverly will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, September 27, at St. Paul-Calvary United Methodist Church, 1427 Memorial Ave. Williamsport, with Rev. Jennett Wertz, officiating. Burial will follow in Wildwood Cemetery. A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at church.
Memorial contributions may be made in Beverly’s name to, Handi* Vangelism Ministries International, PO BOX 122 Akron, PA 17501 or St. Paul-Calvary UMC, 1427 Memorial Avenue Williamsport, PA 17701.