Roger Wayne Miller
Celebration of Life services for Mr. Roger Wayne Miller, 73, of Fostoria, were held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, at United Methodist Church in Fostoria. Rev. Paul Hansen officiated the service.
Inurnment will take place at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23, in Garfield Cemetery in Webb.
Mr. Miller passed away Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at his home in Fostoria.
Honorary bearers will be: Bernie Hoffrichter, Kevin Winter, Rod Winter, Mike Thiner, Scott Rose, Dwayne Meyer and Jake Wiedemeier.
Roger Wayne Miller was born Dec. 2, 1935, in Spencer. He was the son of Marvon C. Miller and Elsie J. Eaton Miller. Roger attended school in Spencer until his senior year and then graduated in 1954 from Ruthven. Roger was united in marriage to Caroline Fales of Webb on Oct. 17, 1954. After graduation, he worked at Spencer Fish & Tackle for five years. Most of his working career was spent at Wonder Whip in Fostoria. He retired after 36 years. He was an avid horseman with expertise in team roping and training. Roger was a member of the Spencer Saddle Club and participated in the Reins of Hope. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, teaching his grandchildren about horses, and getting together with family. Roger and Caroline celebrated 55 years of marriage on Oct. 17, 2009.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Caroline Miller of Fostoria; his daughter, Cathy Meyer of Milford; his son, Michael Miller and wife, Kim of Milford; his son, James Miller of La Plata, Md.; seven grandchildren: Heath Miller and wife, Heather, Eric Miller, Nick, Arin, and Jenna Miller, Kyle and Jesse Meyer; and five great-grandchildren.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.