MILLER, Esta “Frances” (Schell)

MILLER, Esta “Frances” (Schell), 87, of Belpre, OH, died on November 19, 2012, at the Emeritus of Marietta.

She was born in Bellaire, OH, on March 12, 1925, and was the daughter of the late John and Theisa Heath Schell.

She and her husband were co-owners of the Doe Miller & Sons in Belpre. She was a member of the Rockland United Methodist Church, and a member of the Marietta Gideons.

Survivors include her three daughters, Mary Jane Kidder, Melody Frances Church, and Pamela Ann (Randy) Church all of Belpre; her grandchildren, Austin (Marsha) Kidder, Eric (Shannon) Kidder, Ronnie (Robin Wine) Church, Chuck (Jen) Church, Luke (Taylor) Church, Travis (Debi Haney) Church, Addie (Dana) Krull; her great- grandchildren, Misty (David Plasencia), William, Erica, Walker, Ryder, Alex, Jackson, Gavin, Grant; her great- great-grandchildren, Alya, Jayden, R.J., Brayden, Kayden and a special honorary granddaughter, Jenny Kittle; a sister, Hazel Wells of Jacobsburg, OH; and a brother-in-law, Don Miller of Little Hocking, OH.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a son Jack Melvin Miller and her husband, Jack T. Miller in 2005.

Services will be on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre with Reverend Jim Condrey officiating.

Burial will follow in the Rockland Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Diabetes Association or the Rockland United Methodist Church.

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