Thomas Lynn Miller, age 56 of Lima, died at 9:50 p.m., Thursday, June 18, 2015 after an extended illness. He was born May 28, 1959 in Lima to Eldon E. and Marian Parker Miller. His father preceded him in death on December 26, 2014 and his mother survives in Lima.
Mr. Miller worked in construction and roofing. His hobbies included fishing, bow hunting, gardening, and cooking. Tom was a big football fan with his favorites being Ohio State and the Kansas City Chiefs.
He is also survived by a son – Joseph L. Miller of Lima; 2 daughters – Jennifer R. (Jesse) Ratleff of Edison, OH; Leah A. (Russ) Bryant of Williamsburg, OH; 8 grandchildren – Michael Miller, Ariel Miller, Lilla Miller, Tre Bryant, Alison Bryant, Kayla Bryant, Kiley Ratleff, and Penelope Ratleff; 2 brothers – Philip M. (Joan) Miller of Lima; and E. Wayne (Debby) Miller of Lima.
He was preceded in death by a brother – Matt Alan Miller who died March 27, 2005.
Per Tom’s request no public visitations or services are planned. A private family gathering will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.