Roy Miller - November 08, 2009Roy Miller, 92, of rural Phillips, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009 at Tiffany Square Center inGrand Island.
Service will be 3 p.m. Thursday at the United Congregational Church in Grand Island. Rev. Lonnie Logan will officiate. Cremation will take place following the service. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at All Faiths Funeral Home.
He was born Oct. 23, 1917 at Cameron, the son of Harry and Lucy (Stinson) Miller.
He married Elenora Ackerman on Feb. 6, 1992.
He resided and worked in the Grand Island area all of his life. He loved living on the farm. He was a diesel mechanic by day and farmer by night.
Memberships include United Congregational Church, Platt-Duetsche, Eagles Club and the Liederkranz. He enjoyed dancing and spending time at the Grand Generation Center.
Survivors are his wife Elenora; son, Larry (Karen) Miller of Grand Island; daughter, Janet (Dave) Gilleylen of Arvada, Colo.; stepchildren, Allen and Joan Ackerman of Tampa, Fla., Dean and Darlene Ackerman of Hastings, Karen and Duane Gruener of Phillips and Janelle and Dennis Stelk of Phillips and sister, Vera Jacobson of St. Libory; grandchildren, Barry Kissinger, Michelle Kissinger, Sean Miller and Aron Miller and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Edna McFarland, Margie Gutschow, Irene Krueger, Mary Frederickson and Lucy Bell Bachman; brothers, Verl, Robert and Frank Miller.