Obituaries

Melva G. Miller Gray

Feb 29, 2020
Gray, Melva

Services

Memorial services at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel


Visitation

Memorial visitation 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 9, 2020 at Kearns Funeral Service, Kimball Chapel

 


Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery in Cedar Falls

Memorials

May be directed to the American Cancer Society or Cedar Valley Hospice


Biography

Melva Gay Miller Gray, 82, of Waterloo, died on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at MercyOne Waterloo.

She was born November 15, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, daughter of Carl and Margery (Leeper) Knight.

Melva graduated from Waterloo East High in 1955.

She worked in the housekeeping department at Sartori, provided in home housekeeping and worked as a senior companion.

Melva loved to crochet, knit, needlepoint, and cross stitch. She enjoyed reading and music, especially classical. She treasured the time she spent with her grandchildren.

Survived by two sons, Russell Miller of Waterloo and Scott (Anna) Miller of La Porte City; daughter, Lynne Miller of Waterloo; nine grandchildren, Chalynne, Brandi, Lawrence, Eric, Crystal, Allie, Kody, John, and Margery; eleven great-grandchildren; sister, Cheryl (Ted) Ostrowski of Cedar Falls; and her furry companion, Coco Chanel.

She is preceded in death by her parents; a daughter in infancy; and a brother in infancy.


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  1. Melissa Ledesma | Mar 03, 2020
    Sending my prayers for all of the Miller family. .You all was apart of my childhood and could never forget all the memories we made then as a family. I'm so sorry for the passing or your mom, grandma, great grandma, sister....may Melva Rest in Peace  and may God be with you all thru this time. 

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