Mavis Miller of Sauk Rapids died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at St. Cloud Hospital. She was 76.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Grace United Methodist Church in St. Cloud with Rev. Faith Totushek officiating. Burial will be at the Kimball Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services Friday at the church in St. Cloud.
Mavis C. Abbott was born June 17, 1942, in St. Cloud to Monroe and Melba (Adkins) Abbott. She married Larry Miller March 25, 1975, in Indiana. They lived in Belgrade prior to moving to Sauk Rapids 25 years ago. Mavis worked as the office manager for Thermo-Tech Windows in Sauk Rapids, retiring in 2002. She was a very active member of Grace United Methodist Church, and she also volunteered for Meals on Wheels. Mavis enjoyed trips to the casino, spending time at the cabin on Pearl Lake, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a kind, caring, loving, helpful, generous, and family-oriented woman.
Mavis was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Monroe “Bill” and Gary, and sister Patty.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Larry, of Sauk Rapids; daughters Dawn Hanson of Maple Grove and Deanna Statz of Coon Rapids; brother Bob (and Beverly) Abbott of Mesa, Ariz.; sisters-in-law Irene Abbott of Kimball and Sandy Abbott of Clinton; grandchildren Josh, Mackenzie, and Brady; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home of Sauk Rapids.