THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Glen R. Miller
Issue Date: December 12, 2013
Glen R. Miller, 88, of Florence passed away Monday, Dec. 9, at Maryhill Manor Nursing Home, Niagara.
Born July 9, 1925, in Goodman, son of the late William and Alma (Johnson) Miller, he was raised in Wabeno and attended Windfall Elementary School in the town of Freedom and Wabeno High School. He went to Chicago, Ill. at the age of 16 to work and help support his family. He served in the United States Army during World War II and was a machinist for 35 years at Union Specialty in Chicago.
Spending his retirement in Florence, he enjoyed golfing at Green Acres, bowling at Recreation Lanes on the Wednesday and Friday senior leagues, was an overall sports fan, being able to recite stats of players past and present and followed the Packers, Badgers and Cubs. A member of First Presbyterian Church, Florence, he was a great lover of all animals, especially dogs. He will be greatly missed by his companion, family and friends.
He is survived by his companion of the last 19 years, Audrey Mueller; three daughters, Kathy, Vicky and Susan; a step-daughter Linda; four grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; lifetime friend, Lewis Mallow, Jr. and special friends, Mouse and Pat Mueller, JoAnn Hathaway, David Vross and Sparky.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers.
Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Niagara Chapel. The American Legion Cretton-Tutas Post No. 136 of Niagara will offer a Veterans Military Service at 10:45 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. Pastor Doug Johnson will officiate with burial in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Wabeno. The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home, Niagara Chapel to honor his Legacy of Life.