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Sonja L. Miller


Sonja Lee Miller, 79, of Lower Swatara, entered into eternal rest on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Harrisburg Hospital.

She was born on October 28, 1938 in Middletown and was the daughter of the late Earl Shelley and Dorothy Garber Otis.

She was a member of the Steelton Mennonite Church where she also participated in Bible Study and the former Penny Power Project. She enjoyed reading, going with her sisters and brothers, and walking.

In addition to her parents, Sonja was preceded in death by her sister, Shirley Rife and a sister-in-law, Hellen Shelley.

Sonja is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Glenn S. Miller Sr.; two sons, Glenn S. Miller Jr. and his wife Cindy of Elizabethtown and Gary W. Miller of Lower Swatara; two brothers, Earl Shelley and William Otis Sr.; and three sisters, Dawn Eshelman, Lana Weidner and Darlene Hostetter.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with the Rev. Victor Romain officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions in Sonja’s name may be sent to the Steelton Mennonite Church, 501 N. 3rd St., Steelton, PA 17113.

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