OBITUARY

Marvin C. Miller

May 18, 1926August 31, 2018
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Marvin C Miller, 92, passed away Friday, August 31, 2018, under hospice care comfortably at home surrounded by his family.

Marvin was born, Tuesday, May 18, 1926 in Storm Lake, Iowa to Joseph and Sophia (Wollman) Miller. He graduated Storm Lake High School and joined the Army Air Force in 1943. After the service to his country, he attended New Mexico School of Mines, obtaining an engineering degree. Upon graduation Marvin became an engineer for Honeywell in Minneapolis. Marvin continued his education at Minneapolis Tech Institute, becoming a certified machinist.

Marvin was a successful farmer and carpenter. In his past time, he loved wood working and received many awards for his creations. Marvin loved traveling and experiencing other cultures. Marvin was very involved in Grayson County Habitat for Humanity for many years.

Preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 56 years Carol (Killeen) Miller, son Julian Joseph Miller, great grandson Liam Jace DeVoy, and 15 siblings.

Marvin is survived by his sister Alice Miller Bauer of California, children Jules James Miller and wife Mary of Pocatello, Idaho, Julie Marie Young and husband Bill of Fort Myers, Florida, Susie Ann Miller and husband Gerry Schuetz of Pottsboro, Texas, Sunny Marie West of Fort Worth, Texas, Terrie Ann Van Huss of Hillsboro, Illinois, Robert Thomas Miller and wife Julie of Pottsboro, Texas, Dawn Marie Milbut and husband Tony of Irving, Texas, Patrick Jay Miller and wife Connie Knight of Austin, Texas, Scott Richard Miller and wife Robyn of Kingwood, Texas, and Kathy Ann Kirkland of Pottsboro, Texas; grandchildren Dennis Ross, Kristine Morales, Douglas Ross, David Gervais, Sean Strayer, Joshua Strayer, Brenda Hemann, Jonathan Gervais, Whitley McKey, Bailey Knight, Jessica DeVoy, Maryann Van Huss, Ryan Cronin, Megan Kirkland, Luke Miller, Jared Miller, Colton Kirkland, Jackson Kirkland, Grayson Kirkland, and Mason Miller; fifteen great grandchildren; and one great, great grandchild.

Rosary and Family night at 6 pm, Monday, September 3, 2018 at Bratcher Funeral Home in Denison, Texas. Funeral Mass will be 10 am, Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Denison, Texas.

Donations in lieu of flowers in Marvin’s memory can be made to the Liam Jace Foundation for Fallen Angels at PO Box 2136, Fairplay, Colorado 80440.

Personal condolences may be made at www.bracherfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Joseph Miller, Father
  • Sophia Miller, Mother
  • Carol Miller, Wife
  • Jules James Miller & wife Mary, Son
  • Julie Marie Young & husband Bill, Daughter
  • Susie Ann Miller & husband Gerry Schuetz, Daughter
  • Sunny Marie West, Daughter
  • Terrie Ann Van Huss, Daughter
  • Robert Thomas Miller & wife Julie, Son
  • Dawn Marie Milbut & husband Tony, Daughter
  • Patrick Jay Miller & wife Connie Knight, Son
  • Scott Richard Miller & wife Robyn, Son
  • Kathy Ann Kirkland, Daughter
  • Julian Joseph Miller, Son
  • Dennis Ross, Grandchild
  • Kristine Morales, Grandchild
  • Douglas Ross, Grandchild
  • David Gervais, Grandchild
  • Sean Strayer, Grandchild
  • Joshua Strayer, Grandchild
  • Brenda Hemann, Grandchild
  • Jonathan Gervais, Grandchild
  • Whitley McKey, Grandchild
  • Bailey Knight, Grandchild
  • Jessica DeVoy, Grandchild
  • Maryann Van Huss, Grandchild
  • Ryan Cronin, Grandchild
  • Megan Kirkland, Grandchild
  • Luke Miller, Grandchild
  • Jared Miller, Grandchild
  • Colton Kirkland, Grandchild
  • Jackson Kirkland, Grandchild
  • Grayson Kirkland, Grandchild
  • Mason Miller, Grandchild
  • Liam Jace DeVoy, Great Grandson
  • 15 Great-grandchildren, Great-grandchildren
  • 15 Siblings, Siblings
  • 1 Great-great Grandchild, Great-great Grandchild

Services

  • Rosary with Family Visitation to follow Monday, September 3, 2018
  • Mass Tuesday, September 4, 2018
REMEMBERING

Marvin C. Miller

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Robyn Miller

September 3, 2018

Robyn Miller

September 3, 2018

Bob and Avis Watts

September 3, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Miller family. Marvin and Carol were both amazing individuals and great role models for all they encountered. We will always be grateful for their unconditional friendship and support. We are blessed to have had them and all the Miller clan as part of our extended family....friends...the family we choose. With much love and shared grief, Bob & Avis

maxine mccarthy

September 3, 2018

So very sorry to miss Uncle Marvin's funeral. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy, I know you will miss him. But yes, now he and your mom can know real celebrations! Love the photo, I will always remember that smile. Take care and know that you all are in my prayers. I shall have two Masses celebrated for your dad here in MN.
Love always, your cousin, Maxine McCarthy

Kati Ray

September 3, 2018

Prayers and blessings to your family. Your family has such close love and admiration for each other which is greatly admired. Thank you for allowing me to help Carol and Marvin in recent years. Kati

Maryann VanHuss

September 3, 2018

Maryann VanHuss

September 3, 2018

Maryann VanHuss

September 3, 2018

Maryann VanHuss

September 3, 2018

Maryann VanHuss

September 3, 2018