- Local Guide
Keith R. Miller, 88, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Indiana Hospital.
He was born June 14, 1924, in Mahaffey, a son of the late Oran and Della (Stegner) Miller.
He was a retired lineman from IBEW.
He was married to Leone (Belella) Miller, who preceded him in death.
Surviving relatives include two daughters, Bonnie Sheesley and husband Gregory of Indiana, and Janet Pirinelli of Niagara Falls, N.Y.; six grandchildren, Lisa (Sheesley) Bush and husband Douglas, Shawn Sheesley and wife Jennifer of Indiana, Jennifer Andrews and husband Roger, Justin Jasulavich and wife Melissa of Niagara Falls, N.Y., and Craig and Tara Miller of Punxsutawney; 12 great-grandchildren, Kacey, Hayley, Tanner and Alley Bush, Braedon, Taylor and Evan Sheesley, Madison and Morgan Andrews, Brice and Brooklyn Jasulavich and Alexis Sugars; and two sisters.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Karen S. Miller; two brothers; one sister; and a son-in-law, Louis Pirinelli.
Friends will be received from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Punxsutawney.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Childrenâ€™s Hospital, Acct. # 32543080, Attn: Tribute Dept., P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.
Online condolences may be made at www.shumakerfh.com.