HAYWARD

Phyllis Marie Miller


Nov. 27, 1934 – Dec. 21, 2013


Phyllis Marie Miller, 79, of Hayward, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, at Care Partners Assisted Living.

Phyllis Marie was born Nov. 27, 1934, in Waukesha, the daughter of James and Raphael Mary (Inzeo) Venes.

She was raised in the Waukesha area and graduated from Waukesha South High School. She was joined in marriage to Richard C. Miller on March 3, 1956. In 1977, Richard “Porky” and Phyllis moved to the Hayward area, where she worked in administration at Valley Health Care and Risburg Reality.

Phyllis is survived by her children, Jodi Miller Riemer (Jase) of Horicon and Jim Miller (Bridget Salzman) of Hayward; five grandchildren, Riki Pierson, Zachary Miller, James Riemer, Joshua Riemer and Jennifer Anundson; seven great-grandchildren, Brooke, Jordan, Lilah, Mason, Jada, Olivia and Sadie Kay; a brother, George (Betty) Venes; and a sister, Roselyn Bliffert.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Raphael Venes; her husband, Richard “Porky” Miller on Feb. 3, 1999; and her sister, Marie Monfre.

Visitation services will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, with a memorial service following at 2 p.m. at the Wesleyan Church, 10655 Nyman Ave., Hayward. A reception will follow the memorial service.

In lieu of flowers, donations will be directed to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (Partners In Hope).

Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.andersonnathan.com.