Charlotte Miner Obituary

Charlotte  Miner
Charlotte Miner
Charlotte Miner

December 2, 2008
Born in Perry, IA
Resided in Granger, IA
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Charlotte Miner, 82, died peacefully Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at Mercy Hospice in Johnston. Funeral services will be held 11 am Friday, December 5, at Assumption Catholic Church in Granger, with burial to follow at Beaver Catholic Cemetery in Granger.

Charlotte was born in Perry, Iowa. She married Barton Miner in 1948 and they raised their family in Granger. Charlotte graduated from Assumption High School and from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in 1947. She worked as a Registered Nurse at Mercy Hospital and retired from VA Hospital after 27 years. She also dedicated her medical skills to her community and a variety of settings.

Charlotte was a member of Catholic Women's Club, American Legion Auxiliary, Mercy School of Nursing Alumni, the Bishop Drumm Guild, and Assumption Catholic Church, of which she had served on the Parish Council. She was the first recipient of the Assumption Distinguished Alumni Award.

Charlotte will be remembered for her passion for her faith, family and helping others; her hospitality; encouragement to all; story telling; and homemade pie.

Charlotte was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, B arton. She is survived by her children, Michael (Zoe) Miner of Lyons, KS, Patrick (Debbie) Miner of Panora, Kathryn (Tom) Russell of Omaha, Daniel (Cindy) Miner of Granger, Brian (Toni) Miner of Omaha and Mary Anne (Randy) Cunningham of Granger; twelve grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Charlotte was also preceded in death by her siblings, Francis Welby, Leo Welby, Mary Colombe, Gene Welby and Roseanne Fredin.

The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 8 pm Thursday at Assumption Catholic Church in Granger where a Rosary and Vigil Service will be held at 7:30pm. Memorial contributions may be made to Assumption School or Mercy Hospice in Johnston.


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Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA 50109
Thursday, December 4, 2008
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
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Assumption Catholic Church
1904 Sycamore Street
Granger, IA 50109
Friday, December 5, 2008
11:00 AM
Beaver Catholic Cemetery
Granger, IA US 50109
Friday, December 5, 2008


Mercy Hospice Johnston
5820 Winwood Drive
Johnston, IA 50131