Samuel J. Miller, 94

December 15, 2010

JULY 13, 1916-DEC. 14, 2010

Samuel J. Miller, 94, of Edgemont Road, Smithsburg passed away Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010 at Meritus Medical Center Hagerstown.

Born July 13, 1916 in Edgemont, he was the son of the late Walter J. and Annie E. (Martin) Miller.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha J. (Koons) Miller, on March 1, 1990.

He was a veteran of WWII serving in the U.S. Army.

He was employed by Landis Tool Co. of Waynesboro, retiring in 1979.

He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Greensburg, American Legion Post 15 of Waynesboro and AARP.

He is survived by son, Jeffrey W. Miller and wife Diane of Smithsburg; grandson, Tony Miller and wife Susan of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Annie Sanbower and husband Zeb of Smithsburg; great-grandsons, Josh Miller and Chase Miller; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by sisters, Mary C. Wilson and Anna R. Seibert and brother, John L.S. Miller.

Services will be held Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at 11 a.m. from J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, with Pastor Julie Brigham officiating. Burial will be in Smithsburg Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 13156 Edgemont Road, Smithsburg, MD 21783.

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