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Information for Elva Gertrude Miller
30 March, 1893 30 January, 1992
The Idaho Press Tribune

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Elva Miller

    Funeral services for Elva Gertrude Miller, 98, of Nampa, who died Thursday, January 30, 1992 at a Nampa care center, will be conducted at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday, February 4, 1992 at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  Rev. Lowell Byall, pastor of the Nampa First United Presbyterian Church will officiate.  Private burial will follow in the Kohlerlawn Cemetery, Nampa.
    Elva Gertrude Miller was born on March 30, 1893 in Shipshewana, Indiana to Jacob and Polly Mishler Miller.  She moved with her family to Colorado in 1897 and on to Nampa in 1899 where her family homesteaded the Brandt place on Eagle Heights, two miles from town.  She walked to Lakeview school in Nampa through grade school.  She moved into Nampa and completed her school graduating from Nampa High.  She taught school for nine years and worked as the Nampa City Treasurer for 26 years until retiring in May of 1957.
    She was a member of the Nampa First United Presbyterian Church and a charter member of Chapter AX, P.E.O.
    She is survived by: A nephew and his wife, George & Marjorie Cervenka of Mission Viejo, CA.
    She was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

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