Olinger Funeral, Cremation & Cemetery - Crown Hill

7777 West 29th Ave, Wheat Ridge, CO


Harry William "Bill" Miller Jr.

July 21, 1926January 9, 2020

Harry William "Bill" Miller Jr was born on July 21, 1926 to Harry William Miller Sr & Olive E (Pellissier) Miller in Northampton, MA. Bill passed away peacefully on January 09, 2020 surrounded by family and loved ones in Wheat Ridge, CO at the age of 93.

He married Joyce Yvonne (Harris) on November 28,1959 in Torrington, WY moving several times before settling in Arvada, CO in 1966 with their four children.

Bill served in World War II for four years, he attended Northeastern University where he received his degree in business. He worked as a salesman for various companies such as Gart Brothers. He helped found the Arvada Soccer Association where he became President (also coached and refereed until he was 74).

Member of the American Legion and Arvada Elks Lodge.

Proceeded in death by wife Joyce, son Kyle and grandson Cameron Morrissey.

Bill is survived by daughter Kara Jahn of Arvada, son Kirk (Regina) Miller of Westminster, daughter Kris (Martin) Morrissey of Thornton, daughter in law Lori Miller of Thornton and grandchildren Luke, Megan, Mandi, Joe, Marisa, Travis and Breahna. Great-grandchildren Tessa, Breyden, Kaitlyn, Brielle and Brody. Sister Joyce (Roger) Jelliffe of Pasadena, CA and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.


  • Joe Miller
  • Luke Miller
  • Megan Hinderberger
  • Marisa Morrissey
  • Travis Miller
  • Mandi Simpson


  • Funeral Service Friday, January 17, 2020
  • Committal Service Friday, January 17, 2020


Harry William "Bill" Miller Jr.

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Thyra Welsh

January 13, 2020

Family -
I was so sorry to hear of Bill's passing but now he can rest and be with all those that went ahead of him. Please know that you are all in our prayers and will be thinking of you in the days ahead.
With Forever Love,
Thyra, Rod & Abby