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Obituary: Cynthia Miller, Hope

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Cynthia S. Miller, 83 of Hope passed away Thursday March 13, 2014 at her daughter's home.

Before retirement she was part owner of Miller Masonry. In her previous years she was a postal clerk at the Hope Post Office.

She attended Dove Ministries of Columbus and also had previously attended North Middletown Christian Church in Kentucky.

She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, was a stamp collector and an avid reader. Cynthia was also known for her generosity as she donated to many charities.

The funeral will be Friday, March 21 at 2 p.m. at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Mike Newlin officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday. Burial will be at Hope Moravian Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, the Bartholomew County Humane Society or the Hope Food Bank.

Born January 13, 1931, Cynthia was the daughter of Lon Dallas and Pearl Mann Stewart. She married Arthur L. Miller in 1974 and he preceded her in death in 1999. She was also previously married to Robert Conner.

Survivors include children, Bruce Conner of Shelbyville, Brenda (Monty) Staples of Georgetown, Roberta (Jim) Wolpert of Hope and Beth Canter of Indianapolis; stepchildren, Claudia (Paul) Fox, Paula (Larry) Butler, Deborah (Stephen) Kane and Bonnie (Milton) Smith; grandchildren, Nathan and Rose Staples, Gwen Fitzpatrick, Keith Wolpert and Dana and Jacob Canter; seven stepgrandchildren; four great-grandchildren and several stepgreat-grandchildren.

Cynthia was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arthur Miller; and several brothers and sisters.

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