Bernie Arlen Miller(1951 - 2014)

Bernie Arlen Miller
Bernie passed into the Kingdom with his family by his side Feb. 6, 2014.
Bernie was born Jan. 29, 1951, in Portland, Ore., to Arlen G. Miller and Genevieve Phillips.
He lived all his life in Klamath County as a proud 1954 member of the Klamath Tribes. He attended Klamath Union High School in the class of 1969.
Bernie worked in a number of mills throughout Klamath County, sometimes traveling more than 100 miles a day for work.
He was an avid hunter and a dedicated grandfather.
Bernie married Darla Elder in 1976 and divorced. He later married Marti Mitchell. Bernie was dedicated to the family of Richard Garcia and had a very close relationship with his nephew, Brian.
He is survived by his wife, Marti Mitchell; children, Casey, Danny, and Angela Miller; sister, Faye Brattain; brothers, Glenn Miller and James Kirk; he was very close to his nephews and nieces Brian Brattain, Justin Goddard, Shelsae Walker, and Rachel Adams; step-sons and step-daughter Derek Granillo, Wayne Granillo, and Martie (Podzy) Mitchell; and numerous nieces and nephews and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, Arlen Miller; sister, Joy Miller; niece, Chandra Goddard; and step-daughter, Nicki Garcia.
Viewing will be Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd. A memorial service will follow directly after the viewing at 1 p.m.
Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd, directors now at 2680 Memorial Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601, (541-883-3458), is in charge of the arrangements.
Please sign the online guest book at

Funeral Home

Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd
2680 Memorial Drive Klamath Falls, OR 97601
(541) 883-3458

Published in Herald And News on Feb. 11, 2014