Elton Black & Son Funeral Home

1233 Union Lake Road, White Lake, MI


John Huston Mieras

22 July , 19337 November , 2019

John Huston Mieras, age 86, of West Bloomfield, died Thursday, November 7, 2019, at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. He is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Ruth Ann (Ledbetter) Mieras; his two children: John (Emmi) Mieras, II, and Ruth Ann (Fred) Richter; his three grandchildren: Rachel (Kevin) Bolz, Rebecca Richter and her fiancé Nick Preweda, and Charles Richter; his step-granddaughter Sylvia (Ron) Lamb; and his step great-granddaughter Grace Lamb. John was born July 22, 1933, in Detroit, the son of Mr. & Mrs. Merritt and Mary Cleo (Huston) Mieras. He and Ruth Ann Ledbetter were united in marriage on August 7, 1954. Throughout his life, John worked as an engineer at General Motors. In accordance with John’s wishes, cremation has taken place. No further services have been scheduled at this time. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may consider memorial contributions to a charity of his or her choice.


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Joe and Anna Prout

18 November 2019

Oh Ruthie, you have our heart-felt sympathies. You and John are a part of some of our most special memories. Please know that we’ve loved you both. You and your family will be in our prayers.

Susan (Van.Singel) Koster

9 November 2019

I’m sorry for your loss, Ruth. We will always remember yours and John’s kindness. Ice skating on “your” lake was always the best!
(I am Aunt Jo’s daughter)