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Arlene Esther Miller 1928 - 2021
Ronald E. “Ron” Schepmann

Arlene Esther Miller, 92, passed away on June 18, 2021 at Hays Medical Center in Hays, Kan. She was born on Oct. 23, 1928 in Ness City, Kan., the daughter of Harvey and Kathryn (Nonnast) Musbach.

She was a lifetime resident of Ness City, a member of the First Baptist Church, and was a homemaker. She graduated from Ness City High School and worked at the ASCS office in Ness City where she met her future husband. She married Frank X. Miller on Nov. 13, 1949, in Ness City, Kan.  Frank preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 2012

Arlene is survived by her two sons, Kent and Chris Miller of Beloit, and Kirk and Lois Miller of LaCrosse; one daughter, Annette and Dan Frey of Broken Arrow, Okla.; and seven grandchildren, Jennifer, Jessica, Zach, Matthew, Sarah, Katie, and Max; and 10 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; son, Kirby Miller; brother, Alan and Mina Musbach; two sisters, Irene and Ralph Stenzel and Vi and Earl Burditt; and a half sister, Grace Etzweiler.

Funeral service will be on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church, Ness City, Kan. Burial in the Ness City Cemetery. Friends may call at Fitzgerald Funeral Home on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to the First Baptist Church. Words of sympathy and support may be left for the family at

Funeral arrangements provided by

Fitzgerald Funeral Home

207 N. Pennsylvania Ave

Ness City, Kansas  67560

Great Bend (Kan.) Tribune, June 23, 2021