Edwin G. Miles Sr.

September 15, 1949October 23, 2018
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Edwin G. Miles Sr., age 69 passed away at home on Tuesday October 23, 2018. Edwin was born September 15, 1949 in Coudersport, PA to Ruth Jeffers and Gale Miles Sr.

Ed was a graduate of Hornell High School Class of 1969. He had married Jeanette E. Lamphier on July 19th, 1969 in Hornell, NY. He had worked for the Steuben County Highway Dept. for many years as well as for Walmart Tire & Lube, and Tom Mason Used Cars. Ed was a past Boy Scout Leader and with his love of baseball he use to coach Tee ball and Little League. In his current years he enjoyed donating his time to the Salvation Army in Hornell. While Ed had many numerous other career endeavors, his dearest endeavor was being a role model to his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Ed is survived by his loving family including wife, Jeanette E. (Lamphier) Miles; daughter Patricia (Garth) McKee; sons Edwin (Jamie) Miles Jr. and Donald (Vicky) Miles; twenty one grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; sisters Darlene Brace and Donna (Clancy) Coons; brothers Terry (Kay) Miles, Gary (Becky) Miles, Steve (Kim) Hill, Bruce (Jennifer) Hill, and Gale (Peggy) Miles; as well as many nieces and nephews. Ed was predeceased by his mother Ruth Hill; step father Ed Hill and father Gale Miles Sr. and brother Dennis Ricky Miles.

Friends and family may gather at Living Waters Church, Hornell, NY on Friday, October 26th, 2018 from 2pm to 3pm where a funeral service to celebrate his life will follow at 3pm. Memorial contributions may be made in Ed’s memory to the Dialysis Center at Fresenius Kidney Care, 1 Bethesda Dr., Hornell, NY 14843, National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016 or the charity of one’s choice. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared with Ed's family at


  • Ruth Hill, Mother
  • Ed Hill, Step Father
  • Gale Miles Sr., Father
  • Jeanette E. Miles, Wife
  • Patricia (Garth) McKee, Daughter
  • Edwin (Jamie) Miles Jr., Son
  • Donald (Vicky) Miles, Son
  • Terry (Kay) Miles, Brother
  • Gary (Becky) Miles, Brother
  • Darlene Brace, Sister
  • Steve (Kim) Hill, Brother
  • Donna (Clancy) Coons, Sister
  • Bruce (Jennifer) Hill, Brother
  • Gale (Peggy) Miles Jr., Brother
  • Dennis Ricky Miles, Brother

  • Dialysis Center at Fresenius Kidney Care
  • National Kidney Foundation


  • Gathering of Family and Friends Friday, October 26, 2018
  • Funeral Service Celebrating Ed's Life Friday, October 26, 2018

Edwin G. Miles Sr.

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Linda Mcgregor

October 26, 2018

You were always such a sweet loving And honest man. Love and miss you dearly papa.

Kenneth and Gigi Sherrie

October 24, 2018

Garth and Family,

You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please know that we are thinking of you.

The Sherries

Karen Schaeffer Stryker

October 23, 2018

My deepest sympathies for Jeanette, Patty & the boys. I'm blessed to have enjoyed the family's hospitality and kindness growing up. Thankful his Christian ways were always evident in their home. Praying for comfort and peace for you all.

William Hackett

October 23, 2018

Ed was a great man he trained me for garage manager at the painted post wal mart he was a really warm heart guy you will be missed dearly I promise you that you touched so many lives

Veronica Oakes

October 23, 2018

My condolences to Ed’s family and friends. He will be missed by all of us that have had the pleasure of his presence at dailysis😪

Roxy Snyder-Dais

October 23, 2018

What a wonderful person Ed was , he was very kind to everyone at all times . God bless this family at this time will keep them all in my thoughts and prayers.