Doris Garrett Miner |

Doris Garrett Miner

Doris Garrett Miner was a part-time resident of Tahoe City, California since 1989. She made the move to Tahoe full-time in July 2011. She died peacefully at home surrounded by her family on February 18, 2017.

Doris was born in Buffalo, New York on November 17, 1923. She and her beloved husband, James Miner, resided there until 1987 when they moved to Orinda, California. Dorie was a voracious reader and had a love of antiques. Her kindness and love will be missed by both friends and family.

She is survived by Colleen (daughter) and Jon Caulkett of Tahoe City, Marcia (daughter) and Michael Kelly of Orinda, California. Grandchildren include Conor and Meghan Caulkett; Colleen, Sean, Shannon, and Ryan Kelly; and great-grandsons Nicholas and Brayden Kelly.

In lieu of flowers, a donation to Tahoe Forest Hospice at (530) 582-6277 or to Tahoe City Friends of the Library, PO Box 6570, Tahoe City, CA 96145 would be greatly appreciated.


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