Anita K. Miller, age 66, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2013 due to a UTV accident. Anita Louise (Karash) Miller was born on January 27, 1947, to Anthony and Sarah (Circo) LaFerla in Omaha, NE. She graduated from Omaha’s Mercy High School  in 1965. On April 24, 1968, she married Richard Karash I in Omaha and had four children.

On September 16, 2000, she was united in marriage to Leonard Miller in Elgin, NE. She was a member of Calvary Bible Church. Anita volunteered at Northeast Nebraska Food Bank and The Red Cross. Anita enjoyed gardening, shopping, working, being with her family and playing with grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Leonard Miller of Neligh, NE. Anita’s four children and eight grandchildren include: Roxanne (David) Raasch and Alexa, Paige, Elyse of Bancroft, NE; Melissa Bradfield (Ryan Albertsen) and Bradley Gallup, Brynn Albertsen of Waterloo; Abigail (Scott) Hansen and Caleb, Madison, Caden of Bancroft, NE; Richard Karash II (Tiffany Kaup) of West Point, NE; former husband, Richard Karash I of Pender, NE; two sisters, Mary (Nick) Steffen of Papillion, NE and Angie (Bill) Keenan of Carter Lake, IA and stepchildren: Mark (Heather) Miller, Zacharie, Austin, Caleb, Elizabeth, Vivian of Neligh, NE, and Melanie (Bill) Lanzana of Charlottesville, VA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and mother-in-law, Lena Miller.

Funeral  services were held July 18, 2013, at Calvary Bible Church in Neligh, with burial in the Bancroft City Cemetery in Bancroft, NE.  Pallbearers were David Raasch, Ryan Albertsen, Scott Hansen, Bradley Gallup, Caleb Hansen, and Ralph Schram.

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