Ronald C. Miller, husband, father, grandfather and friend, 81, of Covington, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014,at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro.
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He was born Jan. 26, 1933, in Wellsboro, a son of Clarence and Elsie (Manning) Miller.
Ronald graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1950 and Mansfield University in 1954. He furthered his education at Colby College, Tuft's University, Cornell and was certified at Bucknell to be a principal. Ronald was a 1st Lt. in the Army National Guard. Ronald served as principal at North Penn High School for seven years and taught physics and chemistry there for 31 years. He was a radio control model airplane flyer and builder, a stone mason, built fire places, was an avid hunter, fisherman, camper, and really enjoyed Canada.
Ronald is survived by the love of his life, Anne, his wife of 57 years; a daughter and son-in-law, Cherry and Ted Wilson of Mansfield; a son, Ronald C. Miller II of Carlisle; three grandchildren, Chad Smith, Ronald C. Miller III, Jacob Miller; a great-granddaughter, Olivia Smith; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Frank and Robert Miller.
In keeping with Ronald's wishes there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Animal Care Sanctuary, 11765 Rte. 6, Wellsboro, Pa. 16901. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, Pa. is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com
Jacquelyn A. Buckheit Funeral Chapel
637 S. Main St.
Mansfield, PA 16933
Published in The Wellsboro Gazette from July 28 to Aug. 4, 2014