Barbara J. (Walker) Miller, 81, of Indiana, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2019, surrounded by her loving family at her home after a long journey with Parkinson’s disease.
A daughter of Kenneth and Elvina (Biondi) Walker, she was born in Clearfield.
Barbara was raised and educated in Clearfield and graduated from Clearfield High School. She was a tremendously proud and loving, wife, mother and homemaker. Barbara was a member of Grace United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by her sister and brother-in-law, Judith and Paul Harris; in-laws Earl and Winifred Baughman; and brother-in-law James Baughman.
She is survived by her loving family: husband Richard E. Miller, of Indiana; children Brenda S. Miller (Steven Tunink), of Indiana; Bonnie J. Dunn (Robert), of Pittsford, N.Y.; and Richard K. Miller (Sandra Frank), of Southpointe; three grandsons: Robert R. Dunn (Jen), Patrick J. Dunn (Katie) and Logan Blackwood Miller; great-grandchildren Avery and Samuel Dunn; sisters Mary Wighaman (Carl) and Connie Young (the Rev. Thomas); and her many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and “furry granddogs.”
Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bowser-Minich Funeral Home, Indiana. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Grace United Methodist Church, Indiana, where the family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Private burial will take place at Crown Crest Memorial Park Cemetery, Clearfield.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Barbara’s name to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014, or The Visiting Nurses Association of Indiana County — Hospice Care, Suite 3000, 850 Hospital Road, Indiana, PA 15701.