Nancy C. Miller, age 77, of Elmhurst

Written by Brust Funeral Home on December 27th, 2017

Miller-NancyNancy C. Miller died peacefully at Tabor Hills Healthcare in Naperville, IL on December 24, 2017, at the age of 77.

Mrs. Miller is survived by her two children, Brian Failon (Kim) of Richmond VA and Kim Phelan (Bill) of Lombard IL; six grandchildren, one in Los Angeles (Kathryn Failon), two in Richmond (Caroline and Nicholas Failon), three in Lombard (Miles Fogle, Spencer Fogle and Olivia Zilinski); sisters Betty Schmidt (Rich) of Inverness and Renie Procter (Steve) of Des Plaines, brother Larry Coffman (Belen) of Phoenix and sister-in-law Joyce Nolan of Milan IL.

Mrs. Miller was born on November 17, 1940, in Des Plaines, IL to Lauren and Lydia Coffman.  After starting at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, she graduated from Elmhurst College.  A lifelong resident of Illinois, she lived in Elmhurst and raised her family in a home she loved on York St.

Mrs. Miller enjoyed antiques (and antiquing!), reading, traveling (especially to Cape May, Ft. Myers, Europe, and historic homes in Virginia), going to and hosting tea parties, and especially spending time with her children and grandchildren.  She was an active member for many years in a local chapter of Questers, an organization dedicated to the study, conservation, and preservation of historical objects.  She also loved researching the family genealogy and traced her lineage to the Daughters of the American Revolution.

Visitation will be held at Brust Funeral Home at 135 S. Main St in Lombard from 9-11 am on Friday December 29th, followed by a memorial service at 11 am.

For more info, call 888-629-0094.

 

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