10/17/1929 ~ 4/4/2022
Shirley Angie Ney Millar, 92 of Mt. Pleasant, UT, passed away the morning of April 4, 2022. She was welcomed home to the arms of her Savior. She was born October 17, 1929 to August Angus & Victoria Johana Sorensen Ney in Mt. Pleasant, UT.
Shirley graduated in 1948 from Wasatch Academy, in Mt. Pleasant. While at W.A. she was a faithful member of the Spanish Club, Girls’ Glee, and Tigerettes. After graduating she worked at First Security Bank in Mt. Pleasant. She was later employed by Mt. Pleasant City as a Librarian at the Carnegie Library.
As a righteous member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints she served as a primary teacher in her younger years. She loved attending Book of Mormon study night with her sister Carol.
She married Alexandar G. Millar, May 28, 1968 in Mt. Pleasant. Alex had diabetes, and Shirley was always a great caregiver. Together they farmed and had a large garden, and shared many vegetables, especially potatoes and peas, with the community. She had a love for animals, and loved the baby lambs born in the spring. She cared immensely for her dogs, they kept her busy.
In the years after Alex passed, she enjoyed spending time with her two sisters. Together they
attended Daughters of the Utah Pioneers meetings, and enjoyed the history and stories.
Shirley loved her sisters dearly and adored her younger brother.
Aunt Shirley loved children and primary songs. She enjoyed visits from her great-nieces and great-nephews, and always had a treat to share. She was always so kind. Shirley was known for her friendly smile and sweet personality.
Survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces, and great-great-nephews. James & Jan Reese, and Lynn & Evva Beesley were her main caregivers for many years. They loved and cared dearly for Aunt Shirley.
Preceded in death by her parents; husband Alex; Sisters Cleo Ney, Victoria Seeman, Carol Beesley; Brother Merril A. Ney.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. with a viewing starting at 10:00 a.m. at Rasmussen Mortuary. Interment in the Mt. Pleasant City Cemetery under the care of Rasmussen Mortuary.
A very sincere and grateful thanks to the Good Life Senior Living, and Gunnison Hospice Care for the care and compassion that was given.
To Watch Funeral Live Click Here. The Zoom link will activate at 10:45 am MST on 4/13/2022