Carol Jean Miller (Day), known by most as Cari, was born in Barneston, Nebraska August 27th 1943 to Ray and Margaret Day. She was the third of four children (sister Mary Ellen and brothers Larry and David).
Cari was married to Earl Harris (1962 & 1982) and later married Jack Miller (October 4, 1988), widowed (April 23, 2014).
Cari worked as a bookkeeper for Harris Construction, State Republican Headquarters and held several other Office Manager positions. Cari later began her career as the Head of the Civil division clerical department for the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office, where she worked for 20 plus years.
Cari loved all things bingo, so much so that she worked as a bingo caller for 25 plus years. She also loved to play bingo and pickle cards with her many many friends/bingo family. Keno was another passion of her’s as she worked as a Keno Writer first at Earl’s Tavern and then later on at Cappy’s.
Cari is preceded in death by her parents, her 2 brothers, a niece Tasha Day, her son Bradley Ray Harris, and her grandson Zachery Ryan Stearns.
She is survived by her sister Mary Ellen, son Rodney, daughters: Marilyn, Vicki and Nicole (son-in-law Randy), daughter-in-law Yan. Cari is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Please join us for a celebration of life service at Cappy’s Hotspot Bar and Grill, 5560 S 48th Lincoln, NE 68516, on Sunday November 6th from 2pm-5pm.
Memorials may be sent to Aspen Cremation & Burial Services, 4822 Cleveland Ave Lincoln, NE 68504, to be applied in the future as designated by the family.
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