MILLER LucyPosted: February 5th, 2014
Mrs. Lucy Miller of Red Deer passed away with a strong but valiant fight with cancer. She drifted away peacefully with her family at her side on Sunday, February 2, 2014 at the Red Deer Hospice at the age of 73. Lucy was born on March 2, 1940 at Picture Butte, AB as a daughter to 1st generation immigrants from Croatia (Yugoslavia). Lucy enjoyed life to the fullest through finding and fostering the strength in others, first and foremost through her family. For the many that knew her personally, this was an obvious accomplishment through her daily choices and the many friends and family she so chose to share her time with. Among those most cherished was her spouse of 45 years Bill (William A.) Miller. They enjoyed many adventures together and had a wonderful retirement life. Warm blessings and thanks to her hometown friends/family, wonderful neighbors, dress club ladies and the “retirement” nurses whom provided solace to the heavy hearts of her surviving children. Lucy will be sadly and deeply missed but lovingly remembered and forever cherished in the hearts of her family and many friends. Lucy leaves to mourn her daughter Brenda (Darcy) Hall of Red Deer, AB and her son Craig (Audrey) Miller also of Red Deer, AB and her grandchildren; Payden, Chase and Nolan. She will also be missed by her sisters, Doris Radisic of Edmonton, Stella (Rob) Evans of Vancouver, BC, Annie (Jim) Northsworthy of Vancouver, BC. Lucy was predeceased by her loving husband, Bill, of 45 years. Her parents Sam and Danica Radisic, two sisters Mary Slovak , Helen Radisic and her brother Michael Radisic. She will be truly missed by all. A Funeral Service will be held at CrossRoads Church, S.W. corner of Hwy. 2 and 32nd Street Red Deer, Alberta on Saturday February 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Red Deer, Alberta. Memorial Donations in Lucys honor may be made directly to the Red Deer Hospice, 99 Arnot Ave, Red Deer, AB. T4R 3S6. Arrangements in care of Lenore Jacobson, Funeral Director at Parkland Funeral Home and Crematorium, 6287 67 A Street (Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040 or 1.800.481.7421.