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Don Miller

December 31, 1949 — January 13, 2015

Don L. Miller
Roanoke- Don L. Miller, 65, of Roanoke, IL passed away at 6:35 am on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at Advocate Eureka Hospital.

He was born on December 31, 1949 in Anna, IL to Roy and Claudia Horn Miller. He married Toni Fender on October 18, 1969 in Benson. She survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Tim (Julie) Miller of Eureka, IL; Brandon (Rose) Miller of Roanoke, IL; four daughters, Angela Theel of Lansing, KS; Amy Miller of Washington, IL; Jessica (Mike) Fitschen of Lenoir City, TN; Crystal Peiffer of Roanoke, IL; five brothers, Roy (Charlotte) Miller of Leavenworth, KS; Dallas (Peggy) Miller of Bartonville, IL; Dan (Lisa) Miller of Benson, IL; Perry (Nancy) Miller of Mena, AR; Randy (Mildred) Miller of Tower Hills, IL; two sisters, Janet (Gary) Fox of Green Castle, Indiana; Ruth Ann Hull of Glendale, AZ; sixteen grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

An Army veteran, Don proudly served his country during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Roanoke American Legion Post #463.

Don worked as a truck driver for over 40 years before he retired in 2012. He loved his Pontiac GTO and belonged to the HOI GTO Club. He also enjoyed spending time with his grand kids as well as being outdoors gardening, fishing, and watching squirrels and birds.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home in Roanoke. Pastor Randy Miller will officiate. Visitation will be held from 9-11 am before the service at the funeral home. Burial with military rites will be in Roanoke Township Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home to assist the family with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


JAN 17. 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CST)

Knapp-Johnson-Harris Roanoke
204 West Husseman Street
Roanoke, IL 61561-7648

Funeral Services

JAN 17. 11:00 AM (CST)

Knapp-Johnson-Harris Funeral Home
204 West Husseman Street
Roanoke, IL 61561

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