Robert L. Miller age 84, of Lima died 5:30 p.m., Thursday January 9, 2014 at Van Wert County Inpatient Hospice. He was born Jan. 16, 1929 in Lima, Ohio to John Lawrence and Pearl Arizona Roberts Miller. He married Betty Jean Myers Feb. 1, 1947 and she preceded him in death Sept. 23, 2011.
Mr. Miller had been a parts expeditor for Superior Coach Corporation. He attended Abundant Life Temple and loved gardening.
Survivors include 5 children: Nancy L. Williams of St. Henry, OH, Robert L. (Vicki) Miller of Union, KY, Betty (Steve Harruff) Theis of Spencerville, Linda (Bryan) Sealscott of St. Henry, OH and Diana Lynn (Kenny) Harner of Lima, 16 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren, 4 brothers: Eldon (Marian) Miller of Lima, John (Barbara) Miller of Lima, Richard (Betty) Miller of Elida, and Ronald (Cheryl) Miller of Columbus 3 sisters: Erma Gross of Wapakoneta and Helen (Floyd) Gross of Wapakoneta and Shirley (Mike) Stanley of Muskogee, OK.
He was preceded in death by 3 brothers: Donald Miller, Sr., Roger Miller and Larry Miller and 5 sisters: Marcella Pitchford and Betty Eberle, Mary, Ruth and Carolyn Miller.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Tuesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
The funeral will begin 11:00 a.m., Wednesday Jan. 15 at the funeral home with Rev. Charles H. Johnson officiating, entombment will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, Lima.
Memorial contributions may be given to Community Health Professionals Hospice or to Friends Church, Spencerville.
Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm