Fred Lee Miller, Jr., 66, rural Lagro, died at 12:50 a.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at Visiting Nurse and Hospice Home in Fort Wayne. He was born July 12, 1951, in Bardstown, Ky. to Fred Lee Miller Sr. and Eliza Bell (Foley) Case.
He was a 1969 graduate of Wabash High School. He was a US Marine Corp veteran that served in Vietnam.
He married Cynthia “Cindy” Bailey in Urbana, May 26, 1972. Fred Miller retired from United Technologies in Huntington. He was a member of the Wabash American Legion Post 15, the Wabash VFW Post 286, and the Hungtington County YMCA. He enjoyed playing golf, gardening, and working outdoors around the house. He also enjoyed his grandchildren’s activities and his two dogs, Sparkles and Jasper.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Miller, Lagro; two children: Angela (Mark) Miller, North Manchester; and Fred L. (Yenly) Miller III, Huntington; four grandchildren: Bryant Miller, Wabash; Chloe Miller, Asia Miller, and Ryland Miller, all of North Manchester; step-father, Jesse Case; and sister, Brenda (Bill) Story, both of Wabash, and several special step and half brothers and sisters.
He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Stacey Lynn Miller, and his sister, Sheila Miller.
There will be a memorial service at a later date at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash.
Preferred memorials are the Animal Shelter of Wabash County or Wabash American Legion Post 15.