- April 2, 1942 - January 31, 2017
- Kenner, Louisiana
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Richard Joseph Miller Sr. passed away in his home on Tuesday, January 31, 2017. He was 74 years old. Loving father of Richard Miller Jr. (Karan), Giselle Miller, and Edwin Miller (Tammy). Grandfather of Richard Miller III, Louis Miller, Joel Miller (Ashley), Chris Waguespack, Megan Waguespack, and Eddie Miller. Great-grandfather of David Dufrene. Son of the late Juanita and Martin Miller. Brother of Betty Ulmer, Mag Barbara, and the late Edwin Miller and Martin Miller Jr. Richard was a native of New Orleans and graduate of Redemptorist High School and Loyola University. He joined the United States Army after college and was a Signal Corps graduate. He retired at the rank of Lt. Colonel after over 20 years of service. Richard was a resident of Kenner, and an active parishioner of Divine Mercy Catholic Church. He was loved by many and will be dearly missed by all. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at DIVINE MERCY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 4337 Sal Lentini Parkway, Kenner, on Monday morning, February 6, 2017 at 11:00. Visitation will begin in church at 9:00. Interment will follow in Southeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery, Slidell. An online guestbook is available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com.