William L. "Bill" Miller, 67, of Sandusky, passed away unexpectedly late Sunday morning, October 4, 2020, surrounded by his family and friends at the MetroHealth Medical Center, in Cleveland, OH.
Born on August 17, 1953, in Sandusky, OH the son of Leonard Leroy and Eleanor (Young) Miller. Bill was a graduate of Sandusky High School and The Ohio State University. He was a veteran having served honorably in the U.S. Army. Bill retired from Delphi (a Division of General Motors) in 2006, where he worked as an electrician for over 30 years.
For over 40 years he had been an avid boater and had a love for Western and Humphrey Bogart movies. But he will be especially remembered for being a die hard Trivia Pursuit player and had been a member of a group of players for over 37 years.
Bill was a member the U.A.W. Local #913, the AMVETS Post # 17 and the American Legion Post # 83.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Irene T. (Consevage) Miller, whom he married on December 2, 1983; a daughter, Ashley (Aaron) Harple of Columbus; a son, Alan (Kelcie) Miller of Lorain; and a grandson, Mason; his mother, Eleanor Miller; a sister, Ann (Blaise) Congeni of Akron; a brother, Tim (Linda) Miller of Sandusky; his nieces and nephews; and his "Fur Babies," "Bogie" and "Butters."
Bill was preceded in death by his father, Leonard L. Miller.
It was his wish to be cremated. The family will receive friends on Friday afternoon, October 9, 2020, from 4-6 pm at the David F. Koch Funeral and Cremation Services, 520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky. Due to the COVID-19 health concerns, wearing of face masks (they will be offered) and social distancing will be mandatory. If you are uneasy about attending, please feel free to leave a message to the family on the website. Following, the family will hold a "Celebration of Bill's Life" Gathering from 7 - 9 pm at the American Legion Post # 83, 3615 Hayes Avenue, Sandusky.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made in his memory to the Humane Society of Erie County, 1911 Superior Street, Sandusky, OH 44870 or to "The Mission Continues" @ www.missioncontinues.org .
Your memories and words of comfort may be shared with Bill's family at davidfkoch.com.
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