Beverly Ann Miller (Wentlandt) 85, entered into her eternal rest on August 8, 2014, at her home in Dallas Texas. She was born to the late Ethel Rozella (Massee) Wentlandt Hart and Lloyd Edward Wentlandt on March 9, 1929 in Menomonie Wisconsin. On June 9, 1950 Beverly was married in Menomonie to the late Milton John Miller. They began their long loving marriage of 58 years in Grand Rapids Michigan where Milton was employed by the Grand Rapids Public School system. Together they raised a family with 4 children. Beverly stayed at home caring for the children and was very involved with their Schools, Church and many volunteering activities. She taught Sunday school at South Central Congregational Church sang in the church choir and was very active with the Women’s Fellowship. She sang with the local Sweet Adeline Chorus and was a member of the Grand Rapids Symphonic Choir. She was a member of The Faculty Wives Club, the Grand Rapids Women’s Cub and the Ladies Literary Club. In 1983 the family moved to Dallas Texas. During her 30 plus years in Dallas, she was active with Central Congregational Church as a Sunday School Teacher; a member of the Women’s Fellowship, sang in the choir and played in the Bell Choir. Bev had a passion for art. She went back to school in 1975and received an Associate’s degree in the Arts. She was a member of the Dallas Museum of Art and was an active volunteer there for over 20 years. She was a member of The North Dallas Women’s Club and their Antique Study Group. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Milton John Miller. Beverly is survived by her 4 children and their spouses, Sharon and Robert Miltenberger, Michael and Barbara Miller, Michelle and Randy Smith and James and Jane Miller and 14 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great-Great Grandchild. The family is thankful for the helpful care and kindness from Jane Baker who has been a great companion and assistant to Beverly over the past few years as she bravely battled her fight with cancer.
Beverly was a good hearted faithful woman, trusting in our Lord Jesus Christ and an inspiration to many others.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 AM Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Central Congregational Church (5600 Royal Lane, just west of the Dallas Tollway) 214-363-1300.Luncheon following the service for visitation with Family. Interment will be at the Dallas; Fort Worth National Cemetery 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas Texas 75211 Memorials may be made to the Endowment Foundation Central Congregational Church 5600 Royal Lane, Dallas TX 75229.