Richard G. Miller 1945-2017

VIENNA — Richard G. Miller, 72, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 29, 2017, at his home.

Richard was born Jan. 1, 1945, in New Castle, Pa., a son of the late George and Louise Lysiak Miller.

He was a 1962 graduate of Brookfield High School and a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy. While serving his country during the Vietnam era, he earned the National Defense Service Medal. After his honorable discharge, he faithfully participated in veteran activities. He worked in the steel industry for many years before retiring in 2000. He enjoyed wood working, antiques, classic cars and was a member of the Oldsmobile Club of America.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Richard will be deeply missed by his brother, Robert Edward Miller of Cortland; his sisters, Mary Lou King of Worthington and Jean Miller of Cortland; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at Lane Family Funeral Home, Madasz Chapel, located at 6923 Warren-Sharon Road in Brookfield, officiated by the American Legion Post 540. Friends and family may visit an hour prior to services on Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Vienna Township Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to American Legion Post 540, in care of the funeral home.

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