August 3, 1915 - March 6, 2009
Avanell Miller died March 6, 2009, in Hood River, Ore. She was born Aug. 3, 1915, in or near Battleground, Wash., to Mae Ricketts Beer and Samuel Beer.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde H. Miller; son, Clyde W. Miller; daughter, Judy, and granddaughter, Lorrie, as well as her brothers, Woodrow, Ivan, Harold and Richard Beer.
She is survived by her daughter, Ruth Eileen Herring, of Bremerton, Wash.; son, Raymond E. Miller, and his wife, Connie, of Husum, Wash., as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
During her lifetime Avanell lived in Manor, Battleground, Hockinson and Snowden, in Washington; also in Vernonia, Portland, Milwaukee, Oregon City, Mapleton, Florence, Springfield and Hood River, in Oregon, as well as in Yuma, Ariz.