THOMAS WILLS MILLER, 72, of Cromwell, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2013. Born Jan. 23, 1941, in Logans port, Ind., he was a son of Richard and Jean (Wills) Miller. He married Debra Phillips in 1975. Tom was raised in Syracuse, Ind. and graduated from Syracuse High School where he lettered in baseball, basketball, and track for the Yellow Jackets. After serving in the United States Army as a medic, Tom attended Indiana University. He then worked for over 30 years at Central Soya. At the time of his retirement, he still greatly enjoyed his job. In the years following his retirement, he enjoyed golfing with his many friends, reading books, watching old movies, fishing with his grandkids, taking care of the family farm, cooking meals for his wife, Debbie, traveling around the country visiting old friends, and helping Debbie with the animals. He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Debbie; son, Flemming (Lori); sister, Michele Hart; nephew, Jason Hart; and three grandchildren, Charlie, Sophie and Max. A memorial service in his honor is 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Yeager Funeral Home, 1589 Lincolnway South, Ligonier, Ind. Jim Heuer officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, March 25, 2013, at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Animal Acres Inc., 1378 N 775 W, Cromwell, IN 46732.
The Guest Book is expired.
Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Mar. 23, 2013
Yeager Funeral Home
1589 Lincolnway South Ligonier, IN 46767