Ellen Theresa Miller died April 9. She was 83.

Mrs. Miller was born April 5, 1929, in Klamath Falls. She attended high school at Sacred Heart Academy and received a bachelor's degree from Seattle University in 1951. She married Don Miller in 1955. She began a long career in music education upon her return to Klamath Falls and taught in many of the local schools. She received a master’s degree from the University of Oregon. She moved to Lake Oswego in 1970.

She was preceded in death by her brother, William O'Keeffe, Klamath Falls. She is survived by her husband; son, Daniel Miller (Beth); daughter, Terry Sue McVey (Walter); son, Michael Miller (Annette); and two granddaughters.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 12, at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, with memorial reception to follow at Lake Oswego Country Club. Memorial donations can be made to the Ellen T. Miller Endowed Music Fund, School of Music and Dance University of Oregon, 360 E. 10th Ave. Suite 202, Eugene, OR 97401.