Bertha “Bert” Miras, age 93, of Snellville passed away Sunday, November 11, 2012 after a valiant four year battle with cancer. She was preceded in death by her parents, Carriebelle and Herbert Russell; a sister, Eleanor Russell; and brother, Elmer Russell. She is survived by her sister, Dorothy M. Whitmer, and several nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind her beloved 14 year old schnauzer, Bubba. Bert retired from Sarasota County Maintenance Department after 19 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and crafts, and was an active volunteer at Eastside Medical Center’s H2U program. A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Bertha “Bert” Miras will be held Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 4PM at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel, Rev. Raney Palmer officiating. Entombment will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday, November 13, 2012 from 6PM until 9PM at the funeral home. Condolences may be viewed or sent to Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, “A Family Company” Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.