Name: Opal Cretoria LEININGER 1
Birth: 2 AUG 1905 in Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
Death: 12 MAR 1988 in Milton, Rock Co., Wisconsin
Burial: Seventh-Day Baptist Cemetery, Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
Change Date: 16 JAN 2008
Opal Cretora (Leininger) Miars 1905-1989
Milton Newspaper Obituary
"The Milton Courier", Milton Wisconsin, Thursday, Mar. 16, 1989, p 24.
Mrs. Cretora Miars, 83, of 105 Morgan St., died Sunday, March 12, at the Edgerton Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Miars was born Aug. 2, 1905 in Jackson Center, Ohio, the daughter of John and Ilea (Hughes) Leininger. She married Granville J. Miars in 1925. He died in 1958. She was a member of the Jackson Center Seventh Day Baptist Church, Women's Circle of the Milton Seventh Day Baptist Church and a guide at the Milton House for many years. She was also a cook at Camp Wakonda.
Mrs. Miars is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Ilou (Don) Sanford of Milton, Mrs. Joy (Sandford) Cole of West Caldwell, N. J., Mrs. Carol (Neil) Aiken of Burlington, and Mrs. Mary (Keith) Burdick of Sanger, Texas; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one brother, Hyatt Leininger of Jackson Center, Ohio; one son-in-law, K. Spencer Howard of Milton. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Mrs. Adeline Lee Howard.
Memorial services will be held tonight, March 16, at 7 p.m. at the Milton Seventh Day Baptist Church. Burial will be at a later date in the Seventh Day Baptist Cemetery in Jackson Center, Ohio. Albrecht Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Father: John LEININGER b: 30 SEP 1879 in Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
Mother: Celesta HUGHES b: 4 SEP 1885 in Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
Granville John MIARS b: 27 OCT 1906 in Maplewood, Shelby Co., Ohio
19 SEP 1925
in Pontiac, Oakland Co., Michigan
- Doris Ilou MIARS b: 11 APR 1928 in Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
- Joy Alice MIARS b: 27 SEP 1932
- Adeline Lee MIARS b: 15 OCT 1937 in Jackson Center, Shelby Co., Ohio
- Text: Rootsweb Worldconnect database by Jon Saunders, email@example.com, http://worldconnect.genealogy.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=:2232377