Nov 18, 2021 1:41 AM

Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller

Posted Nov 18, 2021 1:41 AM

Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller, McPherson

Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller
Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller

Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller Obituary - Visitation & Funeral Information (

April 28, 1933 - October 23, 2021

Jody Marie Dombaugh Miller, 88, of McPherson, Kansas, passed away peacefully at 11:01 a.m., Saturday, October 23, 2021 while in the company of family members at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, Hutchinson, Kansas.

Jody was born in Coldwater, Kansas on April 28, 1933, the daughter of Fred Clifford and Myrtle Marie (Atteberry) Clinesmith.

Jody attended the Coldwater elementary schools and graduated from Coldwater High School in 1951. She then attended the Pratt Community College, Pratt, Kansas for one year.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church in McPherson.

Jody enjoyed her dogs, camping and traveling in her motor home, cooking, music, music theater, she loved her church family and loved spending time with her friends and family.

Jody was a homemaker. Prior to her retirement she was a secretary for Flory and Karstetter Law Office and later was a secretary for Prairie View Mental Health Center, McPherson, Kansas.

Jody was united in marriage to Darrell Neil Dombaugh on May 17, 1953 at the Methodist Church, Coldwater, Kansas. Darrell died on December 19, 2002. Jody was then married to Merlin J. Miller on August 18, 2008 in McPherson, Kansas.

She is survived by her husband Merlin Miller of McPherson, Kansas; her daughter Dalyn Cantrell and husband Mark of McPherson, Kansas; her stepchildren Cheri Hudson and husband Neal of Wasso, California, Kevin Miller and husband Herb Acevedo of Provincetown, Massachusetts, and Diane Patton and husband Jim of Maize, Kansas. She is also survived by her two grandchildren Casey Cantrell and Cristen Cantrell, of McPherson, Kansas and her step-grandchildren Colby Patton, of Oxford, Kansas, Riley Patton and Cara Hudson of McPherson, Kansas.

Jody was preceded in death by her parents, brother Clifford Clinesmith,  husband Darrell Dombaugh and son David Dombaugh.

A memorial service will be held on November 22, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, McPherson, Kansas, with Reverends Emily Cannon and Chris Whitacre officiating.

Burial will be at the McPherson Cemetery, McPherson, Kansas.

Memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church or McPherson Animal Shelter and they can be sent to Glidden-Ediger Funeral Home; 222 W. Euclid St., McPherson, Ks. 67460.

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