Sally Catherine Miller, age 80, of Pendleton, passed away July 26, 2017 at Community North Hospital at Indianapolis.

She was born Sept. 23, 1936 at Hagerstown, Md., to Ernest and Helen Catherine (McLucas) Hornbaker. Her parents preceded her in death.

She completed her education upon moving with her family at Hammond. She had worked as a secretary for the Salesian Prepatory School, for Cedar Lake School Corporation and lastly as a librarian at the Cedar Lake Public Library.

She greatly enjoyed the spring of the year as she observed new life in nature and the animal kingdom begin. She was a gardener, especially flower growing and tending. She also enjoyed sewing and various types of crafts. Most of all she was passionate about her family, especially her grandchildren.

She married Everett Alvin Miller on July 25, 1958. He survives her.

Other survivors include a son, Michael (Judy) Miller of Pendleton; daughters, Sharon (Jack) McClure of Greenfield, and Janet (Brad) Chaney of Pendleton; brothers, Gary Hornbaker and Sonny Hornbaker, both of Hagestown Md.; grandchildren, James McClure, Christina Stewart, Cassandra Teal, Steven Miller and Justin Miller; great-grandchildren, Kadee Miller, Gibson Miller, Harper Miller, Wyatt Teal and Mallory Zoe Young.

A gathering is planned at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Hartley Funeral Homes Cicero Chapel, 209 West Jackson St., Cicero, IN 46034, where you may send condolences at

Memorial contributions may be sent to Christ Lutheran Church, 2751 North Scatterfield Road, Anderson, IN 46012.