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“I was very sorry to hear about Jim's passing. I go to know him many years ago through mutual friends. He was always very nice and a lot of fun. ...Read More »
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“To Emma &Jake. So sorry for your loss. Am thinking of your family at this time and praying for you to give you strength to get through the days...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Phyllis Conklen - Rock Falls, IL

“Sorry about your brother Margaret . Worked with Jim At Do It Best in Dixon . Hope you are doing good , hope to hear from you . ...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: John OBrien - Harmon, IL

“Wow what a shock. I had no idea he was ill. There are too many memories to tell and some I never will. Jim was such a unique individual to say the...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Bruce Troye - Cumming, GA

“Our heartfelt condolences go out to Jim's daughter & son. May his soul rest in peace. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Bob & Jean Meyer - Henderson, NV

“So sorry for your loss. A lot of good memories hanging out at the farm with Jim as kids. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dan and DeAnna Floto - Dixon, IL

“It's a sad day when friends must learn to say goodbye.And though I know someday, that we will meet again, to smile, to laugh, to sing and dance. For...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy Stephenson - Milton, WI

“It's a sad day when good friends must learn to say "Goodbye". And though I know someday, that we will meet again, to smile,to laugh,to sing and dance...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy Stephenson and Family - WI

“So sorry for your loss. He was a very nice guy, always would talk to me when he would see me around. Him and my ex husband, the late Daryl Dugger...Read More »
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James J. Miller, Jr.
James J. Miller, age 53, of Nelson, died Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Dixon Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center.
James was born September 7, 1961 in Dixon the son of James J., Sr. and Merle (Walker) Miller. He farmed in Nelson for 45 years.
Survivors include one daughter, Emma Miller of Rock Falls; one son, Jacob Miller of Rock Falls; his fiancé', Hope Juno of Nelson; and two sisters, Margaret Ann (Butch) Beltran of Las Vegas, Nev. and Mary (Keith) Hewitt of Denver, Colo.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 5 – 7 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM at the funeral home. Burial will be at Nelson Cemetery.
A memorial has been established for his children's education fund.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.