Leahbell Miller, 90, formerly of Sycamore, died Friday, July 5, 2013, at her son's home near Vanlue.
Born in Wyandot County June 17, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Mont and Esther (Feighner) Beard. She married Dale Cover, and they later divorced. She then married Wayne F. Miller March 27, 1948, and he died May 16, 1989.
Surviving are two sons, Norman W. (Cathy) Miller of Bloomville and Joel (Bill Grose) Miller of rural Findlay; a stepdaughter, Bonnie (George) Rhoad of Tiffin; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Dale M. (Carol) Beard of Sycamore and Arthur L. Beard of West Palm Beach, Fla.
Leahbell also was preceded in death by one sister, Bonnette C. Ward and four brothers, Kenneth B., Leonard W., Neil R., and infant brother, Charles W. Beard.
Leahbell was a homemaker. She had worked at General Electric in Tiffin and on the family farm. She was a member of Baseline U.C.C., Bloomville, and attended New Creation Church, Findlay. She was a former member of Rebekah Lodge, Melmore, and the Seneca County Farm Bureau.
There will be no visitation. A memorial service will take place at a later date at New Creation Church, Findlay, with the Rev. Shane Helms officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Creation Church of Findlay in care of Stombaugh-Batton Funeral Home, 225 W. Findlay St., Carey, OH 43316-1169.
Online condolences may be sent to www.StombaughBatton.com.