Beverly H. Miller

Beverly H. Miller, age 82, of Johnstown, passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at the Nathan Littauer Nursing Home, surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Miller was born on August 14, 1930, in Adams, New York, a daughter of the late Albert Hunt and Grace Houghtaling Hunt. She was a class of 1948 graduate of Adams High School and received her nursing certification from the House of the Good Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing in 1951. Beverly worked for many years as the director of nursing at the Wells House Nursing Home, retiring in November of 1987.

She is survived by: her husband, Elwin L. Miller, whom she married on June 23, 1951; two daughters, Leslie (Kurt) Ackerknecht of Johnstown and Lynn (Mark) Haberland of Greenfield Center; three grandsons, Keith Ackerknecht, Matthew Boggie and Craig Miller; two granddaughters Karla Ackerknecht and Andrea Boggie; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara Carter of Little Rock, Arkansas and Bethyle Heald of Asheville, North Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to parents, Mrs. Miller was predeceased by two sons, Russell Miller and Ronald Miller.

In keeping with Beverly’s wishes, there will be no calling hours.

Cremation was at Vale Crematory, Schenectady.

Memorial contributions may be made in Beverly’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.

The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of Nathan Littauer Nursing Home for their dedication and professionalism in caring for Beverly. The family would also to like to express their sincere appreciation to Jennifer and Linda, her caretakers.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Barter & Donnan Funeral Home, 1 N. Melcher Street, Johnstown.

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