Martha Ellen Oster Miller (1864-1958)
(Mrs. August Friedrich Miller)
The following article was found in the March 4, 1943, Lowell Tribune on page 5, column 2:
Family members observed the 79th birthday of Mrs. August Miller last Sunday with a pot luck dinner. Spending the day with Mrs. Miller and enjoying the dinner were Mrs. Arthur Miller and sons of Merrillville, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Rudolph, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Stahl and family, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Miller and family.
This July 31, 1958, Lowell Tribune article was found on page 3, column 3:
Martha Ellen (Oster) Miller passed away on Wednesday, July 23, at the age of 94. She was born in West Creek township February 22, 1864, the daughter of Jonathan and Barbara Oster. She was one of six children, all of whom preceded her in death except a sister, Mrs. Emma Graves of Momence, Ill., and a brother, Frank, who lives on the home farm near Grant Park, Ill.