Oliver J. Miller, 88 of Gates Mills, Ohio, formerly of Webster Springs, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at his home. He was born November 05, 1926 in Webster Springs to Oliver and Elsie Cool Miller and was Methodist by faith. He was a United States Army veteran serving in France and Korea. He was a 1944 graduate of Webster Springs High School and in his younger years was an avid sports fan. He lettered in both basketball and football during his time at West Virginia Wesleyan College, where he graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry. After serving in the military he moved to Ohio where he retired from Tremco Corporation after 40 years of service as a Chemist. His greatest joy was spending time with his family. He enjoyed family gatherings and picnics and was always supportive of his children, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, and other extended family that will miss him dearly.
Oliver is survived by his children Mark A. (wife Shannon) Miller of Webster Springs, Glenn L. (wife Carol) Miller of Columbus, Indiana, Abby L. Miller of Cleveland, and Linda J. Miller (companion Ken Moore) also of Cleveland; brothers Gerald Miller, Larry Miller, and Ronnie (wife Ruth) Miller; sister Betty (husband Porter) Hamrick; grandchildren A. J. Miller, Morgan Miller, Dalton Miller, and Casey Moore; step-grandchildren Lisa Davidson Pohlad and Jimmy Davidson; and great-grandchildren Evan Davidson and Claire Davidson. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Peggy J. Bickel Miller; brothers Harold and Dana; and sisters Wanda, Winifred, and Vivian.
Friends may join the family for visitation on Monday, March 16, 2015 from 12:00 to 2:00 PM at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home. Graveside Services will be held at 2:30 PM at Miller Cemetery with Rev. Brandon Moll officiating.