Warren T. Miller
Born in Chicago IL to William and Helen Miller on February 22, 1932. He passed away on September 28, 2012 in Bellevue WA. Warren was a loving man who cared deeply for his family, his friends, and his Lord.
Warren attended Roosevelt High School, Wright Jr. College and the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) before enlisting in the U.S. Army
. After serving a tour of duty in Korea, he was honorably discharged and returned to IIT to complete his degree in Civil Engineering.
Warren joined the engineering and planning firm of H.W. Lochner of Chicago in 1964. He opened new offices for the firm in Cincinnati OH, Bellevue WA and Lexington KY. He became one of Lochner's Senior Vice Presidents and served as Project Manager, Office Manager, and Regional Manager for the Mid-South Region of the United States. He was commissioned a Kentucky Colonel and received numerous company awards in addition to a national award for the Paris Pike (KY) project. Warren retired to Bellevue WA in 2000.
Warren met Kay at a Halloween dance. They were married in 1956 and celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary in March of this year. Warren was an avid sports fan. He was often seen proudly wearing a sweatshirt or baseball cap displaying the logo of one of his favorite teams like the Cubs, Reds, Mariners or University of Kentucky Wildcats. Warren was a charter member of Explorer Post 2879 in Chicago IL and was active as an Explorer Scout leader. He enjoyed volunteering at Hopelink in Bellevue WA where he taught English as a second language. Warren had the travel bug. Vacations included State Parks and historical sites across the country along with seaside locations from Hilton Head and St. Thomas to the San Juan Islands and Hawaii.
Warren is survived by his wife, Kay Miller of Bellevue WA, and daughter, Beth Miller of Renton WA, as well as extended family and close friends. He is preceded in death by his son Andrew, parents & sisters, Lois Berglund & Patricia Fenati.
Remembrance may be made to the Overlake Hospital Foundation or the Overlake Radiation Oncology Dept, 1035 116th Ave. NE, Bellevue, WA 98004 http://www.overlakehospital.org/support-overlake/ways-to-give/