Robert L. Miller
Robert L Miller, 88, of Mulberry went to be with the Lord Friday, January 15, 2016 at Mulberry Health and Retirement Community. He was born November 5, 1927 in Martinsville to the late Lloyd and Helen Foutch Miller. He graduated from Lafayette Jefferson High School, University of Indianapolis and United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH. On August 20, 1955 he married Thelma Washburn in University Heights and she survives. Robert was a minister in the United Methodist Church for 39 years. The many congregations he served considered him a wonderful pastor. He also worked at Rostone as a tool and die maker for 19 years, retiring in 1993. He was a member of Stockwell United Methodist Church, sang in the choir, taught Sunday School and was fiancial secretary for many years. Robert was a man of many talents, enjoyed fixing things and had a wonderful sense of humor. Robert was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Surviving along with his wife are his children Jean Davis (Malcolm) of Lambertville, NJ, Carol Kelley (Carl) of Ft. Wayne, David Miller (Elaine) of Bargersville, grandchildren Evan and Wendy Davis, Bryan Kelley (Cassandra), Megan, Caitlin and Ian Kelley, Kara, Zachary and Lauren Miller, great granddaughters Brenna and Reagan Kelley.
Also survivng are his sisters Mary Novak of Baton Rouge, LA, Patricia Koeppen of Monticello and Elizabeth Bailey (Milt) of Columbia, MO.
Visitation will be 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Thursday at Soller-Baker Lafayette Chapel, 400 Twyckenham Blvd. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to a 11:00 AM service on Friday at Stockwell United Methodist Church, Rev. Mark Berg officiating. Burial will be at Tippecanoe Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions in Robert's memory may be made to Stockwell United Methodist Church or University of Indianapolis. Sign the guest book and leave memories at www.soller-baker.com