January 18, 2017


Jo Anne (Cross) Miller, 65, of Evanston, Wyoming, and formerly of Carroll, passed away peacefully at the Rocky Mountain Care Center in Evanston on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, her mother’s birthday.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Lampe Funeral Home in Lake City with visitation one hour prior to the service.  Burial will be at Cory Grove Cemetery, Sac City.

She was born in Sac City, Iowa, on Feb. 28, 1951, to the late Beth and Gene Cross. Jo Anne attended Carroll High School and graduated from the University of Northern Iowa.  She worked for many years in the nursing field in Evanston.  

Jo Anne is survived by her daughter, Jodie McClure of Evanston, Wyoming; two grandchildren; brother, Ken Cross of Lancaster, California; sister, Jeanne (Cross) Geiger of Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina; and stepfather, Richard Vanderheiden of Auburn, Iowa.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Beth and Gene Cross; sister Sandra; and brother Kevin.