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Myrtle Miller

November 6, 1937 to April 4, 2014

Myrtle Miller, 76, rural Lansford, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at a Minot hospital.

Her funeral service will be held today, Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., at Zion Lutheran Church, Mohall. Burial will be in the Grano Cemetery, Grano.

A family service was held on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 7:00 p.m., at the church.

Officiating at the services is Reverend Todd Olson. Special music will be provided by vocalists, Marsha DesLauriers and Arlene Schelling. Organist is Chantel R. Southam.

Casketbearers will be Myrt’s grandsons.

Myrtle was born November 6, 1937, on the family farm east of Mohall, to Milton and Bertina (Ostlund) Rice. She was raised on the farm and attended school in Mohall.

She was united in marriage to Jack Miller on July 3, 1954, in Mohall. They lived and farmed for many years near Grano. She not only assisted Jack in farming and ranching, she also raised seven children. She loved cooking and baking for her children and grandchildren, and attending all of their sporting events. She bought a van specifically for spending time with her grandchildren. She and Jack enjoyed many trips together, especially attending the National Finals Rodeo. She also enjoyed flower gardening, attending Norsk Hostfest, and celebrating her Norwegian heritage.

Myrtle dealt with cancer from a very young age. She endured many operations and treatments through the years. She never let this get her down; she felt blessed. She lived each day to the fullest, with faith and a real will to live.

She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Mohall, and a church Circle. She was a member of the Good Samaritan Society Auxiliary, American Cancer Society, Relay for Life, a local Birthday Club, and previously served as president of H.A.N.D. She was a faithful caregiver and had faith in the Lord.

Survivors include her husband of almost 60 years, Jack Miller, rural Lansford; children, Gwendalyn Kay (Dale) Mortensen, Van Hook, John Gregory (Brenda) Miller, Bismarck, Gary Arthur (Karen) Miller, Bismarck, Mary Anne Miller, Minot, Jeff Lynn (Melanie) Miller, Mohall, Laurie Lee Miller, Minot, and Curtis Alexander (Liz) Miller, Grano; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers, Alice Olson, Mesa, AZ, Julia (Harvey) Bennett, Williston, Edward (Leona) Rice, Fresno, CA, Leonard (Marion) Rice, Pagosa Springs, CO, Carol Letourneau, White Bear Lake, MN, Betty (Gary) Peterson, Minot, and Linda Girard, Mohall; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Myrtle was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Bennie (Lois) Rice, Paul (Irene) Rice; sister, Elaine Rice; brothers-in-law, Art Girard, Jack Cullen, and George (Joan) Miller; and son-in-law, Lou Fettig.
(Brose Funeral Home - Mohall)

January Deaths
Shelby Hutton, 66, Belfield, died Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at St. Benedict’s Health Center, Dickinson, ND.

Carol Jean Resch, 65, Mohall, died Monday, January 20, 2014, at a Mohall nursing home.

Dennis Emmel, 77, Sherwood, died Tuesday, January 21, 2014 in a Minneapolis, MN hospital.

Evalena Unruh Schmidt, 91, Mohall and formerly of Montezuma, KS, passed away on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at a Mohall nursing home.

Kathryn Ann Erickson, 73, Mohall, formerly of Minot, died Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at a Mohall nursing home.

June Gronberg, 91, Minot, formerly of Carpio, died Saturday, January 25, 2014, at a Minot hospital.

Bernice Keller, 86, Minot, ND, passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at Brentmoor Assisted Living in Minot.

James Edwin Mathiason, 74, Mohall, died Friday, January 31, 2014, at his home.

February Deaths
Eldon J. Strand, 70, Minot, died Saturday, February 1, 2014 in a Minot hospital.

Erma Lenore Fahlgren, 86, Minot, ND, died Monday, February 3, 2014 at Trinity Medical Center, Minot, ND.

Karen Foreid, 70, Minot, ND, died Friday, February 7, 2014 in her home.

Duane Carroll Aga, 88, Minot, died on Friday, February 7, 2014 in Minot.

Linda J. Morlang, 73, passed away at her home in Yorba Linda, CA on Monday, February 10, 2014.

Josephine "Josie" Chapin, 79, Minot, Formerly of Lansford, died on Saturday, February 15, 2014 in a Rugby hospital.

Charles Allen Carbert, 92, Federal Way, WA, and formerly of Mohall, ND, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2014, at a retirement home in Federal Way, WA.

Arnold Harry Erber, 89, rural Glenburn, died Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in his home.

March Deaths
Geraldine “Jeri” Himle, 81, passed away on Friday, March 7, 2014, at the Memorial Hospital of Converse County, in Douglas, Wyoming.

Joyce Moran, 82, Minot, died Monday, March 10, 2014 in a Minot nursing home.

Duane L. Roen, 89, Hudson, Wisconsin, formerly of Lansford and Minot, passed away on March 19, 2014 at the Christian Community Home in Hudson, Wisconsin.

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