Priscilla Bogen Waltke-Miller age 90 of Colon, Michigan passed away late Sunday evening December 9, 2018 at her home. She was born May 24, 1928 in Dearborn, Michigan daughter of the late John J. and Rose (Bogen) Smith. Priscilla resided in Colon for the past 16 years coming from Sturgis where she lived most of her life and was a graduate of Sturgis High School with the class of 1946. On April 2, 1949 she married Eldred Lee Waltke in LaGrange, Indiana. He died December… Read More » 27, 2001. She married Wilfred Miller October 11, 2006 in Shipshewana, Indiana. Priscilla retired from Kool Chevrolet in Sturgis following several years of dedicated employment in the parts department. She also had worked at Royer Ford and Constantine Auto Supply both in Constantine. She was an active member and held several offices in the Historical Auto Association of Michigan and was a member of the Sturgis Historical Society. She had a true love and appreciation for antique automobiles. She is survived by two sons: Larry (Gloria) Waltke of White Pigeon and Dennis (Ann) Waltke of Sturgis; four grandchildren: Khari (Mike) Clements of Constantine, Marcus Waltke of Constantine, Dustin (Anne) Waltke of Nashville, Tennessee and Schyler Waltke of Sturgis; four great grandchildren: Hannah Waltke, Victoria Clements, Colton Clements and Oliver Clements; one step-daughter: Karen (Wayne) Miller of Union City; one step-son: Gary (Cathy) Miller of Colon and several step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Wednesday and 10:00 – 10:45 A.M. Thursday at the Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331. The Rev. George Cleverley of the Sturgis Church of Christ will officiate. A graveside committal will follow the service at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Sturgis. The family suggests those wishing to make memorial donation in Mrs. Waltke-Miller’s memory consider the Sturgis Historical Museum, 101 S. Jefferson St., Sturgis, MI 49091. The obituary is also at www.hackmanfamilyfuneralhomes.com where personal messages of support may be left for the family.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Priscilla Bogen Waltke-Miller 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Sturgis, state: Michigan