Ronald J. Miller
Ronald J. Miller
  • November 11, 1949 - December 29, 2014
  • New York

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Ronald J. Miller, 65, of Medina, NY passed away on Monday, December 29, 2014 at the Medina Memorial Hospital.

Born on November 11, 1949 in Albion, NY, he was the son of the late Fred and Velma (Haviland) Miller.

Ronald graduated from Medina High School in 1968 and in that same year enlisted in the U.S. Navy, on returning home, he married the former Cathy Prichard on September 4, 1971. They made their home in Medina and together raised three sons. He was employed for 33 years with Harrison Radiator of Lockport, retiring in 2004. He enjoyed wood working, gardening, bird watching and spending time with his grandchildren and was a devoted Buffalo Bills and Sabres fan and was a member of the Medina American Legion Butts Clark Post #204. He also enjoyed his morning breakfasts with his life-long friend, Gary Cornelius.

Ronald is survived by his wife of 43 years, Cathy Miller; sons, Jeffrey (Marcy Paron) Miller of Greenville, SC, Timothy (Nancy Frowert) Miller of Richmond, VA; Kristofer (Rebecca) Miller of Albany; grandchildren, Nate; Carter; Isabel; Zachary; Edith, mother-in-law, Verona Pritchard; siblings, Edward (Shirley) Miller of Indianapolis; Roxanne (Joe) Cuomo of Knowlesville, NY; Gordy (Debora) Miller of Lyndonville, NY; Lyle (Nancy) Miller of Fredericksburg, VA; Darlene Rossi and Frances Miller, both of Albion, NY; a sister-in-law, Deborah Miller of VA; brother-in-law, Donald (Susan) Pritchard of Mendon, NY and many nieces and nephews.

Ronald is predeceased by four siblings, Bob, Linda, Sharon Otero and Ruth Ann Davis.

Relatives and friends may call on Saturday, January 3, 2015, from 11AM- 1PM at the Bates & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St. Medina, NY 14103, where a funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, with the Rev. Stanley A. Thurber officiating. Military Honors will be accordedfollowing the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Ronald's name to: Hospice of Orleans Co. P.O.Box 489, Albion, NY 14411.