Glen's Story

Text size

Glen R. Miller, 88, Kokomo, passed away at 1:15 p.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017, at his home. He was born July 29, 1928, in Carroll County, to Claude and Bertha (Wiles) Miller. On May 14, 1949, he married Phyllis Jean (Wright) Miller, and she preceded him in death, after 62 years of marriage, on July 3, 2011.
Glen attended Burlington High School, served in the Indiana National Guard, and retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. He also owned and operated several businesses, including the Shell Station in Burlington, the Burlington Laundromat, a farming business, Miller and Sons Excavating, and a sawmill. He attended Burlington Methodist Church and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene. He cherished spending time with family and friends and will be remembered for his hog roasts every fall.
He is survived by his sons, David Miller, Kokomo, Steve (Barbara) Miller, Burlington, Randy Miller, Kokomo, and Tim (Mary) Miller, Bunker Hill; grandchildren, Chase Miller, Janelle Hunsucker, Justin Miller, Ryan (Amy) Miller, Kevin (Melinda) Miller, Brad (Sam) Miller, Barry (Beckie) Miller, Brandon (Julie Long) Miller, Blake Stine, Stephanie (Zach) Overman and Zachary (Megan) Miller; 17 great-grandchildren; brother, Donald "Bo" Miller, Kokomo; sisters, Shirley Graham, Kokomo, Mary Beckner, Kokomo, and Dorothy Wilson, Florida; brother-in-law, George Wisehart; sisters-in-law, Alma Newby and Peggy Miller; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, April 10, 2017, at First Church of the Nazarene, 2734 S. Washington St., with Pastors David Leeder and Stan Zurcher officiating. Entombment will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Church of the Nazarene, the Spina Bifida Association, or the National Association for Down Syndrome. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com. Stout & Son Funeral Home, Russiaville, has been entrusted with arrangements.
Published on April 7, 2017
Send flowers
in memory of Glen
See more

Obituary published in


Share this story with a friend: