Charles Lee Miller
December 15, 1942 – September 13, 2018
Charles Lee Miller, 75, born on December 15, 1942, in Rockwell City, IA, passed away on September 13, 2018. Devoted and loving father of Wayne Charles Miller, Michelle Marie Sodko (Jeffrey Graban), and Denise Anne (Raymond) Heinberg. Treasured grandfather of Danielle Marie (Jace) Kempel, Justin Charles (Stephanie) Miller, Sarah Elizabeth (Jordon) Bryson, Jacob David Sodko, Brandon Leslie Miller, Chase Raymond Heinberg, Landon Nickolas Heinberg, Cade Austin Heinberg. Cherished great-grandfather of Collins Marie Kempel. Charles is survived by his former spouse Loretta Miller; and his former spouse and mother of his children: Karen Miller. He is also survived by his step-children: Darcy (Duane) Murley and Tracy Wolff and his step-granddaughter: Brandi Murley. Dear brother of Shirley (the late Don) Burd, Sharon (Terrence) Gerdes, Steve Miller, Diane Wiltgen, and the late Barbara (the late Maynard) Voelkerding. Son of the late Floyd and Sadie Miller. Charles was a proud Army Veteran. He retired after over 30 years of dedicated service at Chrysler, where he proudly served as a Union Steward, in Belvidere. He had a love for restoring automobiles, collecting coins and antique clocks, hunting, fishing, gardening and the outdoors. He enjoyed making everyone laugh and he always made time for family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Services are private and entrusted to Marengo-Union Funeral Home, for information call (815) 568-8131.