Sheldon Miller, age 84, of North East died Tuesday July 30, 2013 at UPMC Hamot.
He was born in North East on December 15, 1928 to the late Frantz and Vira Skinner Miller.
Sheldon was employed at Electric Materials for 40 years, retiring in 1986.
He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose
North East Lodge 2568, V.F.W
. Post 4789, Brotherhood of St. Joseph and former member of the Trinity Club. Sheldon enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking and airplanes.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers; Phillip, Mark, and Richard Miller; sisters, Gladys Roache, Margaret Saunders; grandson, Albert Knight Jr.; son-in-law, Albert Knight.
Sheldon is survived by his wife of 63 years, Helena Hartmann Miller, whom he married August 29, 1950; children, Debi Knight of North East, Ann Dylewski of Erie, Marcus Miller of Ripley; brother, David Miller and wife Dorothy of North East; sister, Genevieve Peters of North East; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East on Friday 2-4 and 7 until time of service at 8 p.m. Private interment St. Gregory Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.