Richard D. Miller

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Samsel & Carmon Funeral Home
419 Buckland Road
South Windsor, CT

Richard D. Miller, 82, of East Windsor, passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, at Hartford Hospital.

He was born July 24, 1936, in Jersey City, New Jersey, son of the late Albert D. and Helen (Ward) Miller. Richard grew up in New Jersey, and in the '60s, moved to Windsor Locks where he raised his family with his wife Carmela Miller.

He was the founder and owner of RDM Unlimited, a warehousing and inventory operation in East Granby. He was also an active member of the Knights of Columbus for many years where he enjoyed helping coordinate annual picnics for people with special needs. He volunteered for Meals on Wheels, coached Little League, and was a troop leader for the Boy Scouts of America. He was an avid New York Yankees and New York Giants fan.

Richard is survived by three sons, Daniel Miller and his wife, Seung Wha Kim, of Staten Island, New York, Michael Miller and his wife, Julie, of South Windsor, and Richard J. Miller and his wife, Ziyuan Zhou, of Babylon, New York. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Anne Marie, Alexander, Matthew, Nicholas, Megan, Adam, and Andrea; and his beloved granddog, Macey. He was predeceased by his six siblings, Daniel, James, Raymond, Helen, Barbara, and Marilyn.

Relatives and friends may join the family for visiting hours Thursday, Jan. 31, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. at Samsel and Carmon Funeral Home, 419 Buckland Road, South Windsor.

A funeral procession will gather at the funeral home at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 1, for a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 673 Ellington Road, South Windsor. Richard will be interred in Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum in New Jersey.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Richard's memory may be made to Meal on Wheels Nutrition Program, 125 Main St., Broad Brook, CT 06016.

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Published in Journal Inquirer from Jan. 30 to Feb. 3, 2019
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