Shirley A. Miller, 86 of Syracuse, passed away Feb. 14, 2017, at the Syracuse Good Samaritan Center.
She was born on July 17, 1930, to Willis and Inez (Cross) Hartzer in McCook.
Shirley married Donald Fred Miller on Sept. 21, 1952, in Wauneta.
She was active in the American Legion and VFW Auxiliary in Syracuse. She also helped with Meals on Wheels and was an avid bowler.
Shirley enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s activities and she always supported local sporting and band events.
She is survived by her children: DeLane (Sharon) Miller of Albany, Ore., Donett Ann (Darryl) Herring of Omaha, Darin Don (Laura) Miller of Lincoln; 18 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; brother: Gaylin (Loyann) Hartzer of Wauneta; sister-in-law: Beth Ann Hartzer of Culbertson. Also many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, son: Dana Ray – 2003; grandson: Caleb; brothers: Wallace and Harold Hartzer.
A funeral service was to be Saturday, Feb. 18, at 10 a.m. at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Syracuse. Burial was to be at Park Hill cemetery.
Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers to the Syracuse Band or Syracuse Sports Complex.
Visitation was to be held Friday, Feb. 17 from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. with family greeting friends from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home in Syracuse.
Arrangements are by  Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE 402-269-2441 Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com