Obituary: Harvey Miller, 93, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

METAMORA - Harvey J. Miller, age 93, of Metamora, formerly of Roanoke and Benson, died at 8:30 p.m. Sunday at his home.

Born Dec. 19, 1919, in rural Washburn to John F. and Minnie (Schoon) Miller, he married Sally L. Karr on Aug. 8, 1941. She preceded him in death on Sept. 15, 2005. Harvey then married Dorothy Clanin on Dec. 2, 2006. She survives.

Also surviving are one sister, Leona Bockler of Metamora; nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and -nephews; three stepchildren, Clifford (Vickie) Clanin of Maryville, Shelia Scott of Aurora, Colo., and Sandra (Fred) Whaley of Kalona, Iowa; two stepgrandchildren; and four great-stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one nephew, Bill Tucek.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Peter Lutheran Church in rural Benson, with the Rev. Bill Hecht officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Mason Funeral Home, Metamora Chapel, and also one hour prior to services at the church. Burial will be in St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery and Snyder Village.

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