3.25.16 Issue

Harriet Rosen Miller passed away peacefully March 12.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Dr. Daniel Miller.

She is survived by her three sons and daughters-in-law, Dr. Alexander Miller and Monica Lizka Miller of San Antonio, TX, Dr. Neil and Carol Miller of Baltimore, MD, and Craig and Isabel Miller of Oceanside, CA; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Miller was a longtime resident of Omaha. Upon graduating as salutatorian from high school in Bismarck, ND, she attended Northwestern University. In order to obtain a degree in radio broadcasting, she transferred to the University of Iowa where she was a member of Sigma Delta Tau sorority, graduating in 1941. In 1942, she took a summer position as the drama counselor at Esther K. Newman Camp where she met Dr. Miller who was working as the camp physician. The Millers were married in 1943 and resided in Chicago where she worked in advertising. The Millers moved to Omaha in 1951 where Mrs. Miller worked as office manager and financial director for Surgery and Oncology, PC. She was active in Hadassah, Temple Israel Sisterhood, tennis and golf. Along with her husband, Mrs. Miller enjoyed world travel, art collection, and membership in the International Food and Wine Society. She was an accomplished pianist, sculptor, artist, and investor. In 2007, she relocated to San Antonio.

Memorials may be made to the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home for the Aged.