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Velma J. Miller

Rockford, Illinois

February 27, 1929 - May 14, 2024

Velma J. Miller Obituary

Velma “Jo” Miller, 95, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024.  Born February 27, 1929, in Anoka, NE, the daughter of Oscar and Sophia (Anderson) Pearson.  Jo married Samuel F. Miller on June 24, 1949.  He predeceased her on May 25, 2012.  


Survived by her sister, Elaine Welgehausen; nephew, Eric Welgehausen; and nieces, Lisa Welgehausen, Martha Lewis, Pamela Miller, and Kimberly Taylor.  Also predeceased by her parents; sister, Carolyn Pearson; and brothers-in-law, Carl Welgehausen, James “Jim” Miller, and Warren “Bud” Miller.  The family would like to give gratitude to St. Anne’s Center and Heartland Hospice for the care Jo received in her final years.


Private family services were held.  Memorials may be made to St. Anne’s Center.  To share a memory or a condolence, please visit olsonfh.com <http://olsonfh.com/>.



To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Velma J. Miller hosted by Olson Funeral & Cremation Service.

Velma “Jo” Miller, 95, of Rockford, passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2024.  Born February 27, 1929, in Anoka, NE, the daughter of Oscar and Sophia (Anderson) Pearson.  Jo married Samuel F. Miller on June 24, 1949.  He predeceased her on May 25, 2012.  


Survived by her sister, Elaine Welgehausen; nephew, Eric Welgehausen; and nieces, Lisa Welgehausen, Martha Lewis, Pamela Miller, and Kimberly Taylor.  Also predeceased by her parents; sister, Carolyn Pearson; and brothers-in-law, Carl Welgehausen, James “Jim” Miller, and Warren “Bud” Miller.  The family would like to give gratitude to St. Anne’s Center and Heartland Hospice for the care Jo received in her final years.


Private family services were held.  Memorials may be made to St. Anne’s Center.  To share a memory or a condolence, please visit olsonfh.com <http://olsonfh.com/>.



To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Velma J. Miller hosted by Olson Funeral & Cremation Service.

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