Paul Mathias Miller age 85, of Lima died 2:40 a.m., Thursday Dec. 19, 2013 at Lima Manor Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 8, 1928 in Lima to Alpha Edgar and Daisy May (Miller) Miller. He was previously married to the mother of his children, Ruth Hesse who died Nov. 3, 1990. He later married Oletta Kendrick who died Dec. 6, 1998.
Mr. Miller had been a master plumber in the Cincinnati area and was also a 32 ND degree mason. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corp during WW II. Paul was a member of First Church of the Nazarene, Elm Street, Lima.
Survivors include 5 children: Michael Miller of Lima, Pauline Kendrick of Florence, KY, Donna (Karl -Deceased) Pohlman of Delphos, Daisy (Larry) Shrider of Lima and Linda (Steve) Pandolph of Harrison, OH,Grandchildren: Bryan Kendrick, Megan Kendrick, Justin Miller, Brendan Miller, Lindsay (Andy) Snider, Jessica (Joe) Hoersten, Anthony Pohlman, Mindi (Matt) Wicker, Michael Gilbert, Jason (Emily) Gilbert, Shannon Pandolph, Jayme (Jamey) Bauer and a sister Martha Chambers of Springdale, Arkansas
Grandchildren deceased: Miscarriage-Pohlman, Levi Pohlman- deceased.
Great-grandchildren: Ricky Kendrick, Ayden Kendrick, Hunter Kendrick, Haylee Kendrick, Dylan Snider, Hope Wicker, Logan Wicker, Willow Gilbert, Lydia Pandolph.
Great-grandchildren deceased: Harley Kendrick, Evan Pandolph..
He was preceded in death by 4 siblings: Everett Miller, Carl Miller, Vida Hoover and Nettie Weaver.
Funeral service will begin 3:00 p.m., Sunday Dec. 29 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville with Rev. Eric Allen officiating. Military rites will be provided by V. F. W. Post 1275, Lima. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the services.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the funeral home to help with the cost of the services.
Date: Sunday, December 29, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm