Lawrence G. Miller
Mr. Lawrence G. Miller, of Random Lake, passed away unexpectedly on Monday evening, April 8, 2013 at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton. He was 94 years old.
Lawrence was born November 10, 1918 in Random Lake, the son of Andrew and Della Kohler Miller. After high school, he proudly served his country in the United States Army during WWII
. On June 22, 1946, he was united in marriage with Lois Nowack at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Random Lake. She preceded him in death in 2000. After the Army, Lawrence was a delivery driver for Jung Brewery in Random Lake, before going to work at Gilson Foundry in Port Washington. In the early 1960's, Lawrence started working as a custodian at Random Lake High School, where he worked for 30 years. After his retirement from the school district, he worked at Times Printing in Random Lake.
Lawrence was a longtime member of Our Lady of the Lakes, St. Mary's Chapel in Random Lake, as well as the Random Lake Fire Department. An avid sports fan, Lawrence enjoyed watching the Bucks, the Packers, and the Brewers. Lawrence looked forward to his social times at the Homefront in Random Lake where he made many friends.
He is survived by his children Thomas and Steven (Cheri), both of Random Lake, and Richard of Stuart, FL. He is further survived by 5 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, brothers-in-law Merlin Nowack of Random Lake and Donald (Alicia) Nowack of Nakoosa, other relatives and many friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5PM on Friday, April 12, 2013 at Our Lady of the Lakes, St. Mary's Chapel, 300 Butler St. in Random Lake. Father Richard Cerpich will officiate. Lawrence will be laid to rest beside his wife in the parish cemetery. The family will receive visitors at the church on Friday from 2-5PM, with a Firefighters walk-thru being held at 4PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Random Lake Fire Department to be used for Fireman's Park.
The Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington is honored to be serving the family. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com