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Elmo Gene  Miller
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Obituary for Elmo Gene Miller

Elmo G. Miller, 91, of Lafayette, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Mulberry Healthcare.

He was born on May 5, 1926 in Lafayette to the late Raymond H. and Ruth A. (Steckel) Miller.

Elmo graduated from Dayton High School. He went on to serve his country in the United States Army towards then end of World War II and after in Europe.

On August 1, 1948, he married Margaret Jean Harriman in the New Richmond United Methodist Church. Their first date was at a Donkey Basketball Game held in Dayton.

Elmo worked for Fairfield Manufacturing as a Tool Crib Attendant for 23 1/2 years until his retirement in 1988. After retiring he worked for Marsh on Teal Road for 10 years and farmed for many years.

He was a member of Stockwell United Methodist Church, the Tippy Campers Club, and American Legion Post 11.

Elmo was always a farmer at heart.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret Jean Miller of Mulberry; his children, Anne (Mike) Mecklenburg of Lafayette, Dennis (Diane) Miller of Tampa, FL, and David (Cindy) Miller of Lafayette; his brother, Donald (Marilyn) Miller of Lafayette; and his sisters, Shirley Keller of Mulberry and Bonnie (Kenny) Smith of Clarks Hill. Also surviving are 4 grandchildren, Melissa, Chris, Jeff, and Sherry and 12 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Diana "Sue" Leslie and his brother, Cletus Miller.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Fisher Funeral Chapel with Pastor Mark Berg officiating.

Services will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Fisher Funeral Chapel. Interment will follow in Fair Haven Cemetery in Mulberry with Military Honors.

Memorial donations may be made to Stockwell United Methodist Church's Missions in Motion Fund in loving memory of Elmo. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

25

Apr

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Lafayette

914 Columbia
Lafayette, IN 47901

Service

Thursday

26

Apr

1:00 PM
Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Lafayette

914 Columbia
Lafayette, IN 47901

Cemetery Details

Location

Fair Haven Cemetery

8518 W. Co. Rd. 550 N.
Mulberry , in 46058

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