Nancy W. Miller, 92, of West Chester and formerly
of Carlisle, passed away on Sunday, October 2, 2016 in the Pocopson Home in West Chester. She was born
on August 26, 1924 in Manheim, and was a daughter of the late Harry and Kathryn (Givler) Witmer. Nancy
was the widow of Lee R. Miller, who died January 5, 2009.
Manheim High School with the Class of 1942. She had worked for the former Reeves-Hoffman Co. and retired
from Carlisle Tire & Rubber Co. after 20 years in the accounting department. Nancy was a member of
the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Carlisle. She was active in Girl Scouts and was a Cub Scout leader.
Nancy enjoyed traveling, attending antique car shows with her late husband, and spending time with her grandchildren.
She loved playing cards and games.
survived by one son, Thomas (wife, Joyce) Miller of Mt. Juliet, TN, two daughters; Kathleen Miller of Brooklyn, NY and Rebecca
(husband, Jeffrey) Johnson of West Chester, two sisters; Georgie Shank and Lorraine Hilleman, three grandchildren; Jessica
(husband, Brian) Rankosky, David (wife, Nicolle) Johnson and Kimberly Johnson and two great-grandchildren; Benjamin and Emily
Rankosky. She was predeceased by one brother, Richard Witmer.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. in the First Evangelical Lutheran
Church, 100 E. High St, Carlisle, with Rev. Lisa Leber officiating. A visitation and luncheon will be held
at the church following the service. Burial will be private at Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle.
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may
be made to First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 21 S. Bedford St, Carlisle, PA 17013. www.Since1853.com
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Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. You were fortunate to have your mom in your life for this long
period of time!
Becky, Kathy &Tom,
So sorry to hear of Aunt Nancy's passing. You were very lucky to have her in your life for such a long time.
I will always remember her smile and her laughter. Hold onto your memories, my thoughts and prayers are with you all
at this time
Roxane French Crawford & Families
Tom and Becky
I was saddened to hear of Aunt Nancy's passing. She was always one of my favorite aunts and a super
lady. I don't know how this afterlife thing works, but I'd like to think that she and Uncle Lee are back together
again somewhere up there.
send our deepest sympathy and pray that your fond memories will help you through this most difficult time.
Barbara French Hanak
Dear, Kathy, Tom and Becky, Your
mother was a wonderful woman. My mother talked very highly of your mom she enjoyed her company so much. stay connected and
make your mother proud. See you on the other side aunt Nancy
Sincerely, Pam French Wise
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