Gary Miller

Obituary of Gary F. Miller

Gary F. Miller, 88, of Vermilion, died Sunday, January 2, 2022 at Mercy New Life Hospice after a brief illness.

 

He was born August 5, 1933 in Sharon, PA and had been a Vermilion resident for the past 39 years moving from Elyria.

 

Gary was a veteran of the US Air Force serving during the Korean War.

 

He graduated from Sharon High School and worked as a Manufacturers Represenitive/Salesman for 37 years, retiring in 2003. Gary started his career with GW Smith and Chem-Trend before starting GF Miller and Associates in 1983.

 

He was a member of the Vermilion Evangelical and Reformed Church, American Legion Post #397, Amvets Post #22, Elks and Eagles. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and he was an avid reader. He especially enjoyed spoiling his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

 

He is survived by his sons, Eric (Pamela) Miller of Lorain and Bret (Kristine) Miller of Clarkston, MI; daughter, Sheri (Scott) Swartz of Rocky River; grandchildren, Elizabeth (Andy) Smith, Stephanie (Vinny) Vuichard, Sam Swartz, Jane (Steve) Famiano, Anne Swartz, and Charlie Swartz; great grandchildren, Chandler, Jack, and Collins Smith, Olivia Vuichard, and June Famiano; and his brother, Dale (Carole) Miller of Mt. Joy, PA.

 

He was preceded in death by his wife, Donna M. Miller in 2007 and his parents, Floyd and Irene (nee Barrett) Miller.

 

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022 from 12 Noon until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. at the Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South Street, Vermilion, Ohio.The Reverend Nick Cacciatore will officiate. Services will be live streamed at www.facebook.com/riddlefh. Interment will follow at Rugby Cemetery, Brownhelm Twp.

 

The family suggests memorial contributions to the Vermilion EandR Church, 752 Grand St., Vermilion, OH 44089 or to the charity of choice.

 

Online condolences may be made at www.riddlefuneralhome.com.

Wednesday
5
January

Visitation

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Wednesday
5
January

Funeral Service

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Riddle Funeral Home
5345 South Street
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
Wednesday
5
January

Interment Information

2:45 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday, January 5, 2022
Rugby Cemetery
1940 North Ridge Road
Vermilion, Ohio, United States
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