Robert C. Miller
May 22, 1926 — Nov. 28, 2010
PLYMOUTH — Robert C. Miller, 84, of Plymouth, died at 12 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Plymouth.
He was born May 22, 1926 in Columbia City, to William and Margaurite Miller and lived in Marshall County for 22 years.
Jan. 18, 1945 he married his high-school sweetheart, Barbara Lou (Meier) Miller, in Columbia City, and together they shared 64 years with each other. She preceded him in death Dec. 31, 2007. He was employed with Dana Corporation in Fort Wayne from 1945 to 1976 and retired from a management position.
He was a graduate of Columbia City High School, class of 1944 and served honorably and proudly in the United States Army in Europe from Sept. 6, 1944 to June 21, 1946 during WWII, receiving a Bronze Star for Bravery while serving. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, American Legion Post #98 both of Columbia City, and was a member of Big Lake Church of God, Columbia City.
He is survived by a son, John (Shari) Miller of Plymouth; grandchildren, Bill (Julia) Miller of Plymouth, and Jodi Coyle of Columbia City; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Ann (Richard) Hyndman of Columbia City.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Robert W. Miller; and a brother, Lewis Miller.
Friends may visit with the family Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, 208 N. Michigan St., Argos.
Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with Rev. Rob Mace officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice in memory of Bob.
Electronic condolences my be sent to the family at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arrangements have been entrusted with the Earl-Grossman Funeral Home, Argos.