Julia Grace Miller (Musgrove), age 85, of Delavan, Wisconsin passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. She was born in Whitewater, Wisconsin on August 8, 1934 and graduated from Janesville High School. She married her high school sweetheart James Harlan Miller on August 16, 1952. They have 5 children, 18 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. Julia was very devoted to her family. They lovingly called her the Energizer Bunny because her stubbornness in life always kept her going. She had the "Miller" sense of humor which made people laugh. She loved the Lord, her church, her family and her friends. Julia grew up in the Footville, Wisconsin area but lived most of her adult life in northern Illinois in Mt. Morris. She is survived by her children: Dwight (Ruth) Miller, Laura (Ron) Barker, David (Renee) Miller, Robin (Bob) Lafever and Lowell (Jani) Miller; Sibling in-laws: William (Dorothy) Miller and Robert (Linda) Miller; Grandchildren: John (Tara) Miller, Erika (Jared) James, Abbey Miller, David Miller, TJ (deceased) (Melissa) Bowker, Tiffany (Ron) Berry, Randy (Melanie) Bowker, Alyssa Bowker, Nelo Barker, Jamie Barker, Shara Miller, Kendra Miller, Julie (Richard) Byrd, Mark Lafever, Taylor Lafever, Savannah Grace Lafever, Quincy (Daniel) Biadog and Zachary Miller; Great Grandchildren: Taylor Nyberg, Riley Miller, Landon Miller, Lexi James, JohnB James, Jarrod James, Charity James, Gavin Reinhard, Genevieve Bowker, Gaviona Bowker, Chelsea Berry, Shannon Berry, Jana Horn, Teagen Berry, Shamus Berry, Bella Bowker, Atalie Huycke, Cameron Bowker, Brycen Engels, Kaylee Engels, Aubree Engels, Jackson Lochman, Gracie Miller, Noah Miller, Mizzouri Stiltner, Jacob Byrd, Katie Byrd; Great Great Grandchildren: Pearl Reinhard, Chelsea Reinhard, Millie Rayonne; and numerous nieces, nephews, etc.
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Julia was preceded in death by her husband, James Miller; parents: Ernest and Lottie Musgrove; parent in-laws: Fred and Lula Miller; siblings: Edith (Chuck) Shuman, John (Hope) Musgrove, Vernon (Jeanette) Musgrove; Sister in-law: Florence (John) Fox; grandson: TJ Bowker.
Due to the covid-19 pandemic around us, a private family visitation will be held at Betzer Funeral Home and she will be laid to rest in Bethel Cemetery, Evansville. Please contact the family if you would like to be included in any live streaming events