East Longmeadow- Charlene “Charlie” Suzanne Miller, 69 passed away into eternal rest to join her beloved son Joshua on Wednesday November 21,2018; with her husband of 46 years by her side. Charlene was born on December 6, 1948 in Springfield, the daughter of the late Zygmunt and Georgia (Dupont) Kawalec. She was a 1966 graduate of Chicopee High School. Charlie loved so much of life including nature, her cats and most of all people. She spent most of her days puttering in her many gardens, painting her hand made crafts and just enjoying time with her many friends.
She is survived by her devoted husband Alan Miller, her son Jeffrey Miller, and her grandson Joshua Mack- Miller the namesake of her own baby boy. She also has left a wonderful extended family, too many to name but whom all held a place in her heart.
Calling hours will be from 4:00PM -7:00PM on Thursday November 29, 2018 , at Forastiere Smith Family Funeral Home , 220 North Main East Longmeadow.
Funeral services and burial will be private.
Flowers are welcome but for those who prefer a donation may be made in Charlene's (Charlie's) name to the Dakin Humane Society at 171 Union St. Springfield MA 01105. To offer an online condolence please visit www.forastiere.com