- October 22, 1926 - June 9, 2012
- Lima, Ohio
of Ronald's Passing
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“Grandma, I was so sad to hear about Grandpa. You always treated me like I was one of your own...Grandpa was truly one of the kindest and gentlest...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Sunny - Ithaca, NY
“Truly one of the best men the world has ever seen, he never told Grandma jean that she couldnt buy more clothes (even though he probably should have)...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Mallory(: - Defi, OH
“Ron, I am so sorry to hear about you loss, prays are with you and your family.
3 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Cavanaugh - lima, OH
“I was so shocked when I just now opened my newspaper & saw your picture Ron. I will miss you & your kindness. I enjoyed taking my jewelry class...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Denise Fett - Lima, OH - Friend
I am so sorry to hear about your father. Just wanted you to know
that I care and think about you often. You will be in my thoughts
...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Lynda Diercks - Reno, NV - Friend
“I am so sorry for your loss and unable to visit the funeral home. Please call if you need anything.
6 of 11 | Posted by: Betty Bowers - Dear Friend
“I send my prayers to the family
.I will remember his smile the rest of my life.He was a very pleasent person to be around. I am so glad I was lucky...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Bobbie Clouatre - Bastrop, LA
“You are all in my thoughts and prayers. I am not able to be at viewing or services but am thinking of your family.Ron was always such a nice person...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Frances (Heffner) Pauff - Elida, OH
“Been thinking about your visit here, and how much Granpa Ron enjoyed the cantelope. We had a great time with all of you, he will be missed. Know that...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Amy Estep ( Beth ) - West Monroe, LA
“You were truly one of a kind and the best grandpa any girl could have asked for in life! I am so thankful that my children had the chance to get to...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Missy - Defiance, OH
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this hard time. Our condolences.....
11 of 11 | Posted by: The Tinstman Family - Eaton, OH
Ronald J. "Ron" Miller, 85 of Lima, Ohio died on Saturday, June 9, 2012, at 3:27 P.M. at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
He was born Friday, October 22, 1926 in Lima to the late James T. Miller and Cecile (Mowery) Miller. On April 18, 1947 he married Emra "Jean" Lewis and she survives in LIma.
He was a Veteran of World War II serving in U. S. Navy. He had worked for Airfoil Textron retiring after 33 years.
He was a life member of B&POE Lodge #54, Lima, Life Member of VFW Post 1275, Eagles Aerie 370 Lima, American Legion Post 96 Lima, Enjoyed bowling and was in the Lima Bowling Hall of Fame also golfing and watching any sporting event.
Surviving are son, Ron E. (Lynn) Miller, Sr. of Lima and a daughter, Cheryl "Cheri" (David) Fett of Lima also surviving are eleven grandchildren, twenty-two great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his twin brother Donald James Miller and three sisters; Helen Baughman, Mary Stewart and Dorothy Grimm.
Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Monday, June 11, 2012, at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home,
Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home with the Pastor Dennis Kline officiating.
Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima, OH, with graveside Military Honors by VFW Post #1275.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita's Hospice.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chamberlainhuckeriede.com