Richard "Dick" C. Miller

Born: Sat., Dec. 21, 1929
Died: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019


Funeral Service

4:00 PM Thu., Sep. 12, 2019
Location: Woodland Hills Funeral Chapel


Visitation

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Sep. 12, 2019
Location: Woodland Hills Funeral Home


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Woodland Hills Funeral Home
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   Richard C. “Dick” Miller, age 89 previously of Mankato, Minnesota and currently of Faribault, Minnesota, passed away Thursday August 29th, 2019 at The Emeralds Nursing Home of Faribault.
   Funeral services will be at Woodland Hills Funeral Home, Thursday September 12, 2019 at 4 pm at the Woodland Hills Funeral Home Chapel, in Mankato Minnesota, and will be officiated by the Rev. Robert “Penn” Ahlstrom.  The service will be followed by a military salute outside the funeral home prior to visitation/reception. The event will run as follows:
Service:  4:00 pm
Salute, Visitation/ Reception:: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
   Dick was born on December 21, 1929 to Louis & Francis (Cole) Miller in Mankato Minnesota.  In 1951 he enlisted in the United States Marine Corp and served his country until his honorable discharge in 1953.  Dick was awarded the Korean Service Medal, The United Nations Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.   For 44 years, Dick was employed at the Mankato Free Press in Mankato, Minnesota as a Pressman.  On December 8th 1951, he was united in marriage to Beverly Joan (Evjen) Miller in Mankato; MN. Dick was just inducted into the Bowling Hall of fame in Mankato this past October.  He enjoyed fishing, horses, Vikings Football and the Minnesota Twins.  He also loved time spent with family!  He especially like watching his Grandsons bowl and his Granddaughters play volleyball and softball.
   He is survived by his wife Beverly of Faribault, Daughters, Teri (Bob) Haugh of Faribault, Tami Bisping of Janesville, Traci (Jeff) Swanson of Faribault, and Son Todd (Missy) Miller of San Antonio, TX. He is also survived by five Grandchildren, Ciri Haugh (Matt Trocchio) of Austin, TX, Cassie Swanson, Meghan Swanson, Briley Haugh of Faribault, MN. and Brennan Haugh of Phoenix, Az.  Nieces, Jamie (Matt) Wendt of Zimmerman (Kids: Josie, Grady & Louis), Heidi (Josh) Sutton, Scotty Beth (Jason) Gaspard (Kids: Gina & Justin)
   Dick was preceded in death by his parents Louis & Francis (Cole) Miller and his brother James P.  Miller.

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Jeff & Jackie Krueger
   Posted Wed September 11, 2019
To the Miller Family,

Dick was a good friend of the Krueger family from Mankato. We always had a good time with Dick and Bev at family get-togethers whether at the lake camping, fishing, playing cards, or at the lanes. We have fond memories of our time together.

Deepest Sympathies,

Jeff and Jackie


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