December 3, 1935 – December 29, 2017

Patricia P. (Bailey) Miller, 82, of Dieterich, Illinois, passed away at 9:38 a.m., Friday, December 29, 2017, at the Lutheran Care Center in Altamont, Illinois.

Funeral services celebrating Patricia’s life will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at the Meyer Funeral Home in Dieterich, Illinois, with Nate Hagen officiating. Burial will be in the Dieterich Village Cemetery in Dieterich, Illinois. Visitation will be held 2 hours before the services. The obituary can be viewed and condolences left at

Patricia was born on December 3, 1935, in Jasper County, Illinois, the daughter of Homer and Agnes (Bailey) Bailey. She married Donald E. Miller on April 28, 1956, in Dieterich, Illinois, and he preceded her in death on October 23, 2004. Patricia worked for many years at the Glove Factory in Effingham, Illinois. She was a member of the Latona Church of Christ. Patricia enjoyed camping and going to church.

Patricia is survived by daughters, Ladeana (John) Kenter of Effingham and Ladonna Miller of Dieterich; grandchildren, Nikki (Tan) Kaleemullah of Houston, Texas, Sarah (Warren) Lilly of Charleston, Johnny Kenter of Effingham and Jacob Kenter of Effingham; brother, David (Shelia) Bailey of Bradenton, Florida; sister, Joyce Fathauer of Altamont.

Patricia was preceded in death by her parents, husband, granddaughter Jennifer Kenter, 3 sisters Phyllis Price, Sandra Lewis and Linda Kincade.