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Marinette Francine Miller of Gwinn, died Sunday morning, January 1, 2017 at the Brookridge Heights Memory Care Unit while also under the care of UP Home Health & Hospice. She was born in Villeneuve les Cerfs, France. Marinette married Maurice Miller in Rochefort Surmer, France on February 14, 1955. The couple traveled around the world during his service in the US Air Force. She had been a charter member of the Marquette Kennel Club since 1972, a charter member of the Marquette County Humane Society, now UPAWS, since 1975 and was a National Wildlife Federation member. Marinette loved to dance, especially the polka, waltz and ballroom dancing. She also enjoyed tending to her garden and listening to accordion music. She is survived by her husband, Maurice of Marquette, formerly Gwinn; children, Patrick Philip (Pam) Miller of Lake Taps, WA, Christopher (Deniece) Miller of Dollar Bay, MI and Chantal Miller of Ann Arbor, MI; and 6 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, William Miller. In accordance with Marinette's wishes, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to UPAWS, PO Box 968, Marquette, MI 49855. The Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home is assisting the family where memories may be shared at

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