2012-03-20 / Obituaries

Richard D. Miller, 78

Richard D. Miller

Richard D. Miller

Richard D. Miller, 78, Greencastle, passed away on March 17, 2012 at his residence. He was born on January 13, 1934 in Independence, Kansa,s and was the son of the late George Cobb and Nellie Glenn [Chaffin] Miller.

Richard grew up and began his young adult life in Coalinga, CA before settling down in Salinas, CA in 1962 to raise his family. In 2005, Richard and Fern moved ,with family, to the Greencastle/ Cloverdale area.

He was a retired Vocational Instructor for the California Department of Corrections and was a member of the Faith Baptist Church, Cloverdale; United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners # 925, Salinas, CA; and CSCA.

He married Fern [Apple] Miller on October 28, 1955 and she survives. He is also survived by his children, Nancy Wenzinger, Rogers, Arizona, Susan Gulley and husband Paul, Greencastle, and his son, Rodney Miller, Salinas, CA; his sister, Phyllis Tomasin and husband, Ed, California; his brother, Bill Miller and wife, Carolyn, Arizona;, his 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at 11:00 AM, at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 20, 2012 from 4:00PM to 8:00 PM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale. Interment will be in the Cloverdale Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.

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