Gale J. “Lars” Miller, 79, of Chippewa Falls, village of Lake Hallie, died Monday, November 4, 2019 at Lake Hallie Memory Care in Lake Hallie under the care of St. Joseph’s Hospice.
Gale was born July 2, 1940 in Chippewa Falls, the daughter of William and Maurita (Larson) Miller. Her stepdad was William Larson. Gale graduated from Chi-Hi in 1958 and played the coronet in the High School Band. She worked for Mason Shoe and Cargill and then served as supervisor/manager for Hewlett-Packard.
Gale served honorably in the U.S. Air Force.
Gale is survived by her best friend, Joyce Orecchia of Santa Rosa, CA; and other relatives and friends.
Gale was preceded in death by her parents.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, November 8 at the Horan Funeral Home in Chippewa Falls. Inurnment will be in Prairie View Cemetery in Lake Hallie. Military rites will be conducted by the Chippewa Falls Patriotic Council.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. until the time of services at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 8 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, if you would like to donate in Gale’s Honor, you can do so to a charity of your choice.
AFTER SERVICE NOTICE:
A Celebration of Life service for Gale “Lars” J. Miller was held at 2 p.m. Friday, November 8 at the Horan Funeral Home.
Urn bearers were Steve and Tyler Slaby.
Military honors were conducted by the Chippewa Falls Patriotic Council with Taps played by Leo Schulte.
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