Funeral liturgy for Edith Margaret Miller, 73, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at the Saint James Catholic Church in Douglas, Wyoming with Father Steve Titus as the Celebrant. A Vigil for the Deceased will be held at 6:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at the Gorman Funeral Homes-Converse Chapel in Douglas. Interment will be in the Douglas Park Cemetery.
Edith Miller a life-long resident of Converse County died Friday, February 22, 2013 at the Memorial Hospital of Converse County in Douglas.
Edith was born December 22, 1939 in Douglas, Wyoming the daughter of Asa Fleming and Mae D. (Spracklen) Miller. She was raised and educated in Douglas, and graduated from the Douglas High School in 1957. She was married to Donald “Doc” Alexander on November 8, 1958 in Douglas, and they later divorced. She was married to Gerald Hoffman on March 8, 1980 in Douglas, and they later divorced.
She was a leader in numerous organizations in Wyoming. She managed ranch and construction businesses for several years and enjoyed worldwide traveling and snowmobiling.
Edith is survived by her sons, Richard (Dedri Schwear) Alexander of Pueblo, Colorado and Todd (Dorothy Sonnenberg) Alexander of Colorado Springs, Colorado; sister, Charlottre Tighe of Douglas; and grandchildren, Katie Rogers of Waco, Texas and Ricky Alexander of Douglas.
She was preceded in death by her father, Asa Miller, on April 1, 1980 and her mother, Mae Miller, on June 20, 1992.
A memorial to the Saint James Catholic Church, the American Cancer Society, or the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
Serving as pallbearers will be Scott Cobb, Howard Huxtable, Robert Haefele, Mark Alexander, Tom Tighe, and George Etchemendy.
Serving as honorary pallbearer will be Keith Ivester.
The Gorman Funeral Homes – Converse Chapel of Douglas, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.gormanfh.com
Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 from 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.