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Connie L. Miller

Connie L. Miller, 83, of Clinton, IL passed away 3:01 AM, March 12, 2024 at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana, IL.


Graveside Services will be 11:15 AM, Friday, March 22, 2024 at Lisenby Cemetery, Clinton, IL.  Visitation will be 10-11 AM, Friday, March 22, 2024 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL.


Memorial may be directed to the Connie Miller Memorial Fund c/o Diane Cusey.


Connie was born June 16, 1940 in Clinton, IL the daughter of Elmer Lloyd and Nora Ellen (Fittro) Covey, Sr.  She married Ronald W. Miller April 13, 1963 in Clinton, IL.  He passed away January 16, 2016.


Survivors include her children:  Pamela Jenkins, LeRoy, IL; Lisa Miller, LeRoy, IL; and Diane Cusey, Clinton, IL; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, Harold Covey, Florida.


She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Rex; and three siblings:  Glenn Covey, Jaunita Cox, and Lloyd Covey, Jr.


Connie was a cook at the Clinton Country Club for over 25 years.  She enjoyed cooking, gardening and canning, jigsaw puzzles, Hallmark Movies, and Neil Diamond.  Most of all, Connie loved spending time with her family and grandchildren telling them family stories and playing cards and Rummy.

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