Dorothy Danforth Miller




Age: 85


Summary: granddaughter of Ralston Purina Co. founder William H. Danforth whose father Donald Danforth was heir to the family fortune and established the family foundation that ultimately gave away hundreds of millions of dollars, but who was known for her support in her family's philanthropic activities, including the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center founded principally by her older brother Dr. William H. Danforth II and named for their father.



Cause of Death: Complications from a stroke


Born: September 21, 1928


Died: October 19, 2013


Location: Creve Coeur, Missouri