Wilbur A. Miller of Meadville died Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, at Meadville Medical Center. He was 86.
He was born in Stoneboro on April 17, 1930, a son of Cecil J. and Ruby Luise Hogg Miller.
He married Patricia N. (Patty) Newton on June 18, 1955; she preceded him in death on March 29, 2002.
He was a 1948 graduate of Hickory High School, and he attended Youngstown State University.
He operated a dry cleaning business in Sharon and then was an independent insurance agent from 1963 until his retirement in 2009.
He was a member of Stone United Methodist Church.
He enjoyed hunting and spending time at a camp on the Clarion River and with his grandchildren and great-grandsons.
He is survived by a daughter, Suzan K. Moyers and her husband Jeffery, Clarion; two sons, Mark A. Miller and his wife Carol, Franklin; and David C. Miller and his wife Marie, Meadville; five grandchildren, Shawn Miller and his wife Peggy Sue, Eric Miller and his wife Jenn, Bryan Miller, Christopher Miller and Jenna Wagner and her husband Matthew; five great-grandsons, Bryce, Wyatt, Dylan, Dmitry and Trace; and two nieces, Lynne Jones and Denise Malovich.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Loy A. Daye and her husband Merle.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Wesbury Foundation, 31 N. Park Ave., Meadville, PA 16335; or the American Diabetes Association, 2 Chatham Center, Suite 1520, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.
Wilbur, 86, of Meadville.
Calling hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday (9-21-16) and 10 a.m. to time of service Thursday (9-22-16) in ROBERT W. WAID FUNERAL HOME, INC., 581 Chestnut St., Meadville. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.waidfuneralhome.net
Service: Funeral at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Doug Messerall officiating.
Interment: Graceland Cemetery, New Castle.
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