Dawn R. Miller

Feb. 18, 1957 - Feb. 20, 2009

Dawn Renee Miller, a lifelong Waukesha resident, passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at age 52. She was born in Waukesha on Feb. 18, 1957, the daughter of Richard and Dolores (nee Reinhard) Flood.

Dawn was a longtime employee of Carroll College and a member at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church.

She will be deeply missed by her children, Jamie (Sarah) Miller of Big Bend and Patrick Miller of Waukesha, and their father, Charlie (Kathy) Miller of Waukesha; grandchildren, Jackson and Addison of Big Bend; her mother, Dolores Flood of Las Vegas; brothers, Ricky and Robin Flood, both of Las Vegas, and Randy (Deanna) Flood of Flora, Ill.; and her sisters, Denise (Robert) Hartman of Waukesha, Darlene Flood of Elkhorn, Diane Flood of Waukesha and Danelle (Richard) Fohr of Whitewater. She is further survived by her brother-in-law, Dan Cooley of Waukesha, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her father, Richard Flood; sister, Linda Cooley; and infant daughter, Ann Marie.

The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dawn’s many close friends at Carroll College for their love and support during her long battle with breast bancer, as well as to the staff of Heartland Health Care, Heartland Hospice and Dr. LeMarbe for their tender care.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of the 6 p.m. service Friday, Feb. 27 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha.

If desired, memorials are appreciated to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.