Margaret Morrison Miller, 103, of the Glen at Willow Valley, formerly of Quarryville, entered into rest on Friday, June 28, 2019. She was the wife of the late Paul Mellis Miller who passed away on January 10, 2014.
A former teacher, Mrs. Miller was born on November 28, 1915 in Southern Lancaster County. She was the daughter of the late William A., and Katherine E. (Hays) Morrison. A graduate of Quarryville High School, she went on to earn her Master’s Degree from Women’s College University of Delaware in 1937. Later that year, she began teaching at Newark Delaware Elementary School, where she taught for 23 years. She was also a teaching principal and enjoyed being a mentor to many students.
Margaret was a lifelong member of Union Presbyterian Church in Kirkwood. She taught Sunday school, served as church librarian and was active in the Women’s Association and the church’s Circle 1. She was a committee member that researched and wrote a detailed history of the church. Margaret was a member of the Southern Lancaster County Historical Society and was on the board directors for the Union Cemetery.
A graveside service will take place at Union Cemetery, 5637 Street Rd., Kirkwoood, PA on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. Online guestbook at www.dewalds.com