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Elaine L (Graham) Miller

June 17, 1948 ~ January 22, 2022 (age 73)


Elaine L. Miller, 73, of Buffalo, passed away on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at her home.

Elaine was born on June 17, 1948, in Springfield, the daughter of Elmer and Esther (Mottershaw) Graham. She married David Miller on December, 21 1985, and he preceded her in death in 2020. Elaine worked as an RN, starting out in Neonatal ICU, then transitioning to early childhood development. Elaine kept in touch over the years with many of the ‘babies’ that she had worked with. She was a member of the Buffalo Hart Presbyterian Church where she was the unofficial photographer. Elaine was incredibly giving, shared many talents with her family and friends, and loved making beautiful personalized quilts for loves ones. Elaine was a great cook and baker and was always willing to jump in at a moment’s notice.

She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Elaine is survived by her two brothers, George and Frank Graham; her Godson, Zach Kelly; four honorary grandchildren, Hannah, Hunter, Owen and Noah Martin.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 from 4:00PM until the time of the funeral at 6:00PM at Fullenwider Park Funeral Home in Mechanicsburg. Graveside services will be held at 1:00PM on Friday, January 28, 2022 at Virden Cemetery with a Celebration of Life to follow at the American Legion.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Shriner’s Children’s Hospital

Fullenwider-Park Funeral Home, 200 S. Church St. in Mechanicsburg is in charge of arrangements.

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January 27, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ellinger-Kunz & Park Funeral Home & Cremation Service
530 North Fifth Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Graveside Service
January 28, 2022

1:00 PM
Virden Cemetery

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