Mildred “Darlene” Miller, 75, of Swisher, died peacefully Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, at Mercy Hospice. Funeral services were held Feb. 28 at Lensing Funeral and Cremation Service, Iowa City. Burial was at Memory Gardens in Iowa City following the service.
Darlene was born April 3, 1936, in Rock Island, Ill., the daughter of William and Ida Irene Wilson. She worked for many years at her business before retiring in 1993.
Darlene was a very loving and family-oriented person and family always came first.
Survivors include her daughter, Deborah (Steve) Yakish of Solon; her son, David Miller (Lorene) of Marengo; her sister, Carolyn (Robert) Clark of Moline, Ill.; her brother, Robert Robison (Jean) of Franklin, Wis.; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Richard Blakey.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Mildred “Darlene” Miller Memorial Fund.
Online condolences may be directed to www.lensingfuneral.com.