George L. Miller, 100, formerly of Avon, entered into rest Wednesday July 11, 2012, in Lancaster, Ohio. He was born June 24, 1912 in Avon.
George worked for General Industries Corp. as a foreman for 41 years, before retiring. He was a life member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Avon and enjoyed raising Shetland ponies, breeding birds and other exotic animals. He was a friend and neighbor to everyone he met.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Helen (nee McIntire) in 1977; and second wife, Mary Louise (nee Lescher) in 1988. He was also preceded in death by his parents, George and Anna (nee Sorg); and brothers, Richard, Walter, and Raymond “Mutt”.
He is survived by his sons, George E. Miller of Amarillo, Texas, Gerald (Ruth) of Carroll, Ohio; stepsons, Jim Marsh (Sandy) of Avon and Greg (Betsy) Marsh of Renton, Washington; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the Misencik Funeral Home, 36363 Detroit Rd., Avon, Monday July 16, 2012, from 9 A.M., until time of an 11 A.M. Mass, at St. Mary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Avon. Interment will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery.