Delilah ‘Dee’ Mae (Miller) Wuthrich, 85, of Milford, Ind., passed away on Sunday, May 18, 2014, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law.
She was born Jan. 16, 1929, in Nappanee, Ind., to Marshall and Marie (Whitehead) Miller. On April 3, 1948, she married Donald E. Wuthrich. They were married 50 years.
Living with her daughter and son-in-law, Deb and Larry Mast, for last 5 years, Dee spent all of her life in Milford where she and Don raised their family. She loved her family dearly.
Dee is survived by four children: Dennis (Barb) Wuthrich, Debra (Larry) Mast, Diane (Neil) Olson and Douglas (Annette) Wuthrich, all of Milford; 10 grandchildren: Dawn (Todd) Mikel, New Paris, Ind.; Karin (Dave) Clark, Joplin, Mo.; Dan (Julie) Wuthrich, New Paris, Ind.; Renee (Travis) Schlabach, Syracuse, Ind.; Matthew ( Jennifer) Mast, Goshen, Ind.; Scott (Denee) Mast, Milford; Jeremy (Samantha) Olson, Milford; Chad (Amber) Olson, Milford; Dexter (Stefani) Wuthrich, Milford; Shannon Pike; 13 great-grandchildren: Brooke, Colin, Harmony, Chloe, Matthew, Lauren, Darin, Logan, Desiree, Kiaundra, Bradyn, Andy and Jade; three sisters: Phyllis Sorensen and Bonnie Yoder, both of Milford; and Nancy (Doug) Graham, New Paris; a brother-in-law: Glen ‘Pete’ Wuthrich, Nappanee; and two sisters-in-law: Irene (Jim) Sumpter and Nancy Wuthrich, Milford.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Don; and a great-grandson: Brendan Wuthrich.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 22, and from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, May 23, at Milford First Brethren Church. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 23, at the church. Dr. Duane Beals will officiate. Burial will follow in Milford Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Milford Fire Department where four of Dee’s grandsons serve.
Mishler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.