|Birth: ||Apr. 5, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 2009|
DeAlva "De" L. Miller, Jr. age 86, of Bush Court, DuBois, PA died on April 29 at his residence.
Born April 5, 1923 in DuBois he was a son of the late DeAlva L. Miller, Sr. and Ruth E. (Hodge) Miller.
He was a veteran of WWII having served with the Army Engineers Aviation Battalion from 1943 to 1945.
He was a 1950 graduate of Penn State.
He had worked as a civil engineer for Brockway Glass retiring from there after 30 years of service and had also worked for the PA Highway Department for 5 years.
De had been a life guard instructor at the DuBois Area YMCA for years. He had been an avid walker on the Beaver Meadow Walkway, loved to travel, loved gardens, flowers, photography and making stained glass windows and pysanky eggs. He loved his family, especially his nieces and nephews.
Survivors include one brother Robert W. Miller and his wife Mary Lou of DuBois and one sister Mrs. Al (Marian) Crawford of DuBois and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be no public visitation.
A memorial service will be held on May 23 at 11:00 from the Goble-Baronick Funeral Home.
Full Military Honors will be accorded by the members of the DuBois Area Honor Guard from the funeral home.
Interment will be in Morningside Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to: "De" Miller Beaver Meadow Walkway Memorial Fund, c/o any S & T Bank location.
gant daily-May 2, 2009
Created by: Beulah
Record added: May 02, 2009
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