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Angela K. (VanCooney) Miller

October 24, 1966 ~ January 15, 2022 (age 55)

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SALEM – Angela K. Miller, known as “Annie” by all who knew and loved her, died Saturday, January 15, 2022 at her sister’s home on Hospice. She was born October 24, 1966 in Salem, daughter of the Nina Sue (Ashburn) Miller and the late Wilbur “Bud” VanCooney.

Annie lived in Salem most of her life. She was a nurse’s aide and babysitter throughout her life.

She is survived by her husband, Loyal Miller; two sons, Lucas Miller and Andrew Miller; two daughters, Ashley Miller and Lisa (Levi) Gorby; six grandchildren, Tommy Crookston, Bella Gorby, Harper Gorby, Hailie Miller, Atticus Miller and Katrina Miller; KK (known as her daughter); sisters, Ruth Miller, Julie (Jason) Summers, Bill (May) VanCooney and Johnny (Angle) VanCooney and lots of nieces and nephews that she loved dearly.

Besides her father Bud, a sister, Tresa Risbeck and brother, Joe VanCooney also preceded her in death.

Friends and family will be received from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Thursday, January 20, 2022 at Stark Memorial.

A funeral service will be held at 6:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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