DALTON/MARKESAN--Genevieve M. “Gen” Miller age 99, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2018 at The Barrett House in Markesan. She was born on November 10, 1918 in the Town of Kingston to Earl and Rosella (Baillies) Dalton. After graduation from high school in 1936, Genevieve graduated from County Normal Teacher’s College in Green Lake and continued her education at UW-Oshkosh where she earned a B.S. degree in 1959. Her first teaching position was at Bell Fountain School in the Town of Scott in 1939. She taught 5th through 8th grades in Dalton and 4th through 6th grades in Markesan for seventeen years. Gen was a member of the Green Lake Area Educators Association and was an active member of the Kingston Historical Society. She loved to work in her garden and enjoyed playing a round of golf. Gen was an avid Badger Football and Badger Basketball fan and attended many games. She was an active member of the First Congregational Church of Dalton. Survivors include a nephew Gary (Susan) Dalton of Georgia, two nieces Debbie (Donald) Mitchell of Alabama and Vicki Bauer of Coon Rapids MN; special nephews Dale Bauer and Donald Vick; nephews Jonathan Kutzke of Wisconsin, Joel (Dianne) Kutzke of Washington, James Kutzke of Wisconsin, Jerold (Lisa) Kutzke of Washington, Jason (Kimberly) Kutzke of Washington, great nieces and great nephews Robert (Shari) Vick of Oklahoma, Randy (Ginny) Vick, Robin Vick and Ryan Vick all of Wisconsin, Dawn (Ken) Wermuth of Texas, Trina (Eric) Hutchison of Georgia, Jason Larrabee, Lisa Larrabee and Sean Larrabee all of Georgia, Nic Bauer and Shelby Bauer both of Wisconsin; great-great grand nieces and great-great grand nephews; other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Norm, brother and sister-in-law Robert and Betty Dalton, niece Florence Vick and two great nephews Tom Dalton and Brian Vick. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., with visitation beginning at 11:00 A.M., on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH OF DALTON in Dalton. Pastor Brenda Grams will officiate. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Dalton. Memorials may be directed to the Kingston Historical Society or the First Congregational Church of Dalton.
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