Vernon Leo Miller Jr., 72, Brighton, Michigan, formerly of Kokomo and Sharpsville, died at 8:41 a.m. Jan. 19, 2017, in VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan. He was born Nov. 9, 1944, in Dayton, Ohio, to Vernon Leo Sr. and Marjorie (Reed) Miller.
He was a 1963 graduate of Sharpsville High School and served in the U.S. Navy. He had been an advertising executive.
Surviving are his wife, Melinda, Brighton; daughters, Leslie Marie, Brighton and Diana Burkett, Middle River, Maryland; granddaughter, Katherine Marie, Brighton; sister, Linda (Jeff) Cox, Logansport; and nephews, Cory, Joshua and Kevin Collins.
A brother, Albert Earl Miller Sr., preceded him in death.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. May 26 in Marion National Cemetery.
Published on  May 10, 2017