Jo Ann Miller, Carrollton, Michigan

Passed away on Friday, December 4, 2009 at St. Mary’s of Michigan. Age 70 years. Jo Ann Marsh was born on October 5, 1939 in Jackson, Michigan to the late LaVerne and Marguerite B. (Rowan) Marsh. She married Dennis L. Miller on April 11, 1958; he preceded her in death on September 16, 1978. Jo Ann was a loyal and dedicated worker, working the last 47 years for Jack A. LaBreck, Jr., CPA. She absolutely loved to bowl. Jo Ann was a member of the Women’s Bowling Association and was a league secretary and treasure. Jo Ann had a passion and love for flowers. She especially enjoyed clearing her mind by going to the casino.  Surviving are two daughters: Kimberley A. (Dennis) Jerome, Terri L. (William) Anklam; four grandchildren: Matthew (Angie) Jerome, William (Michelle) Jerome, Ashley Anklam, Bradley Anklam; five great-grandchildren: Kaylen, Luke, Audrey, Mark and Sophia Jerome; a brother, Robert (Joanne) Marsh, a very special companion, Butch Heineman; and her loving cat, Margo.  A funeral service for Jo Ann will take place on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Rd. (off State). Pastor Paul Hinz will officiate. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.  Friends may call at the Deisler Funeral Home on Monday, December 7, 2009 from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with the family at the funeral home or through www.deislerfuneralhome.com.