E. Jean (Heltman) Miller

E. Jean (Heltman) Miller, 85, of Nittany, passed away on Sunday evening, Jan. 28, 2018, at Susque View Nursing Home, where she had been a patient since Dec. 22, 2017.

She was born in Hublersburg, on April 28, 1933, to Cleo and Mildred (Hinds) Heltman.

Jean went to grade school in Hublersburg and graduated from Bellefonte Area High School in 1951. She married the love of her life, Glenn E. Miller in Hublersburg on Oct. 5, 1952, who survives.

After graduation, she worked for the former Nittany Packing Company in Centre Co. Later, she was employed at the Center Co. Prothonotary Offices, at the office of Dr. Arnold Ross Optometry and at the Nittany Inn. Jean also loved doing volunteer work at Centre Crest Nursing home. She attended the First Baptist Church in Bellefonte for many years.

Surviving Jean are her husband of 65 years Glenn E.; son Daniel W. (Kim); daughter Lisa J. Gaines (Gary) and three grandchildren, Tara Myers, Joshua Miller and Julia Miller. Jean is also survived by a brother, Samuel Heltman (Diane); a nephew, Steve Heltman (Peg); niece, Lori Ingram (Wayne) and cousin, Barry Hinds (Norma).

Jean was preceded in death by her parents and daughter Debra L. Myers.

Services at Kader-Neff Funeral Home are private at the convenience of the family. Burial will be at the Hublersburg Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in memory of E. Jean Miller to the Dementia Society of America by mail to PO Box 600, Doylestown, Pa. 18901, or online.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Kader-Neff Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. 135 Main St., Howard.

An online guest book can be signed or condolences to the family available at www.kader-neff.com.

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