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Elizabeth "Betty Jo" McMillan


Elizabeth "Betty Jo" McMillan, 92, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017. She was born in Middletown, Ohio on November 5, 1925 to the late Frederick W. and Beulah A. (Johnston) Bender.

Family was a priority to Betty Jo and she was always involved family life including being a Den Mother and Girl Scout Leader. She was a 50 year member of the United Church of Christ, Congregational of Medina, The Kings Daughters and the Eastern Star. She was a great baker and will be remembered for her wonderful cookies, brownies and cakes. She will be dearly missed by her family and friends.

Betty Jo is survived by her children, Frederick McMillan, Mary Anne McMillan and Michael (Nicole) McMillan; granddaughters, Kala Norway and Kristin Clary and great-grandson, Freddie Lee Dickey, Jr.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George "Red" McMillan; brother, Frederick W. Bender, Jr. and sister, Caroline Fisher.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 7 P.M. at Waite and Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. The family will receive friends from 5 P.M. until time of service at 7 P.M. at the funeral home. A private family interment will take place at Spring Grove.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Kitten Krazy, 910 Lake Rd., Unit A, Medina, OH 44256.

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