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Mary Josephine Miller

December 20, 1930 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 90)


Mary Josephine Miller, 90, of Hanover, PA, entered God's eternal care Monday, January 4, 2021 at Columbia Cottage with her loving family by her side.

 Born December 20, 1930 in New Oxford, PA, she was the daughter of the late Louis J. and Margaret R. (Staub) Smith.  Mary was the loving wife of Reginald E. Miller with whom she shared seventy-one years of marriage.

 Mary was a dedicated and active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hanover, PA, as well as the Grandview Seniors at the church, and the Jefferson AARP. 

 Mary graduated from Delone Catholic High School in 1948.  She retired from Hanover Shoe after 27 years in direct marketing.

 Mary devoted her life to her husband Reg and her family.

In addition to her loving husband, Reginald, Mary is survived by her children, Stephen J. Miller and wife Laura, Michael G. Miller and wife Elaine, Deborah A. Barnes and husband Robert, 8 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, two brothers, Michael Smith and Frederick Smith, and one sister, Theresa Carbaugh.  She was preceded in death by three brothers, Joseph Smith, Burnell Smith, and John Smith, and two sisters, Joanne Reese and Patricia Spinelli.

 A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 AM, Friday, January 8, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 5055 Grandview Road, Hanover, PA.   Burial will be in St. Paul’s Dubs Church Cemetery, Hanover, PA.  A viewing and time to share memories with the family will be held from 10:00-11:00 AM, Friday, January 8, 2021 at the church.  Masks and COVID protocol will be followed.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mary’s name to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 5055 Grandview Road, Hanover, PA 17331.

 Serving as pallbearers will be Troy Barnes, Micky Peake, Brian Fox, Mark Leonard, Seth Leonard, and Joel Miller.

 The family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to the Kenworthy Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 269 Frederick Street, Hanover, PA. Memories and condolences may be shared at

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January 8, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
5125 Grandview Road
Hanover, PA 17331

Mass of Christian Burial
January 8, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
5125 Grandview Road
Hanover, PA 17331

Video is available for this event


St. Paul's Dubs Church Cemetery
Dubs Church Road
Hanover, PA 17331

Please note
Masks and COVID Protocol will be followed.


St. Joseph Catholic Church
5055 Grandview Road, Hanover PA 17331

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