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Robert Hagen Miller, Sr, age 87, of Skokie formerly of Wilmette. Beloved husband of June Miller nee Simmers; loving father of David (Kristen) Miller, Joyce (William) Weibel, Robert H. Jr. (Diane) Miller and Bradley Miller; dear grandfather of Erick, Andrew, Carina, Brian Miller and Matthew and David Weibel; loving brother of James (Yvonne) Miller; father in law of Kathryn Prince. Robert attended Evanston High School and the Leelanau prep school in Traverse City, MI. He graduated in 1945 from the US Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, N.Y. and served as a LTJG engineering officer in both theaters of combat in WWII. He also graduated from Northwestern University in 1949. Robert's career was spent in the newspaper and advertising business in Chicago, he retired from Hartco Manufacturing Company as sales manager. Robert had a lifelong interest in and participated in The Boy Scouts of America. He was active with Wilmette's Troop 9 serving as Assistant Scout Master for many years. Robert was a long time contributor and supporter of the Glenkirk Foundation for individuals with disabilities. He worked for years promoting and volunteering for the North Shore Senior Center. Tennis and sailing were his passions. Robert was a long time member of Trinity United Methodist Church of Wilmette. Memorial service 2:00 p.m. Sunday, July 28 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1024 Lake Ave., Wilmette, IL 60091. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the North Shore Senior Center or Trinity United Methodist Church or Les Turner ALS Foundation. Info: (847) 675-1990 or www.donnellanfuneral.com.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on July 10, 2013
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