Helen M. Miller

Helen M. Miller, age 82, of Suring, passed away on Monday, Dec, 4, 2023.

Helen was born on Aug. 24, 1941, to the late Hartley and Marie (Kirschling) Arsta in Wisconsin Rapids. On June 12, 1979, Helen married Harvey Miller. The couple moved to Suring in December 1983. For many years, she worked in accounting until her retirement in 2011.

Helen greatly enjoyed reading and the camping trips she took with Harvey and friends. She loved to cook and bake, always making sure that everyone was well fed. Her pride and joy were her family. She greatly enjoyed any time she got to spend with them. Helen was active in her community, serving on the Suring Area Public Library Board and as an election poll worker. She was also active at Mount Olive Lutheran Church as a treasurer and member of the ladies aid.

Helen is survived by her husband, Harvey; children, Kyle (Jeff) Jump, Kim (Brad) Brown, Kellie (Brian) Reitzel, Jennifer (Blake) Haun and Sherry Lynn; grandchildren, Tyler, Brett (Zoe), Parker, Connor, Jillian, Annabel, Tessa, Mitchell, Chloe and Shala; great-grandchildren, Madeline and Theo; brother, Hartley (Ruth) Arsta; sisters, Frances Vandehey and Marie (Roger) Claussen. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, David Arsta; sister, JoAnn Holmberg; brother-in-law, Walter Holmberg Sr.

Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 14, 2023, at Mount Olive Lutheran Church from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Paholke officiating. Helen will be interred at Mount Olive Lutheran Cemetery.

Gruetzmacher Funeral Home in Suring is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed at www.gruetzmacherfuneralhome.com.

The family would like to thank the staff of Meadowbrook at Oconto Falls Nursing Home for the care and compassion offered to Helen and her family during their time of need.

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