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Helen Miley

September 16, 1924 — May 25, 2020


Helen Marie Devoe Miley,
age 95, of Wilmington, Ohio, formerly of the Port William area, passed away on Memorial Day late afternoon, May 25, 2020 at the Laurels of Blanchester in Blanchester, Ohio.  She was born September 16, 1924 in Xenia, Ohio, daughter of  the late Willis & Edna Lillian (Sheely)  DeVoe.  She lived her life in Port William and Wilmington.  In 1941, she married Carl Eugene Miley, who passed away in 1973.
Helen retired as a Dietary Aide for Clinton Memorial Hospital after 24 years of service.
She was a member of Wilmington Church of Christ and had been a volunteer foster grandmother for the Clinton County Headstart Program for over 17 years.

Surviving are 2 sons- Donald (Sandy) Miley of Corinth, MS, & Kenneth Miley of Wilmington; 3grandsons- Chris Miley, of TN, Jason Miley, of TN, & Brian (Melissa) Miley, Painesville, OH; a granddaughter- Trish (Heath) Fetter, Wilmington; 5 great-granddaughters; and 2 great-grandsons.
In addition to her parents and husband, Helen was preceded in death by 6 half-sisters and 2 half-brothers.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held 2:00 P.M., Monday, June 1, 2020 at the Sugar Grove Cemetery, 297 West Truesdell Street, Wilmington with Pastor Dale McCamish officiating.   The Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, Wilmington, has been entrusted with the arrangements.
Contributions in Helen's memory may be made to the Clinton County Headstart Program, 789 North Nelson Avenue, Wilmington, Ohio  45177.  To sign the online guest book, go to

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Monday, June 1, 2020

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Sugar Grove Cemetery, West Truesdell Street, Wilmington


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