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Glenn B. Miller


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Glenn B. Miller Obituary
July 7, 1936 - June 7, 2015 Glenn was born in San Jose, CA to Jack and Mabel Miller. He spent his childhood in the Santa Clara Valley, graduating from Campbell Union High School in 1954. The day after graduation his family moved to Long Beach, CA and in September of that year he joined the US Army serving our country in Germany from 1954 to 1956. He then attended Long Beach City College, graduating in 1958 and continued his education at UCLA earning his BS degree in 1960. He was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and a proud Bruin until the day he died. Upon graduation Glenn joined IBM where he spent the next 27 years, retiring from the corporate world at 49 to pursue a second career in Real Estate and Development. Glenn is survived by his wife of 56 years Sandy, of Newport Beach, CA. They met at a UCLA fraternity party and were married in 1960. He is also survived by his son Mark of Dana Point, daughter Kim and her husband Marco Fernandez of Long Beach and daughter Kristie and her husband Marty Dymek of Newport Beach. He was the proud Grandpa of Marco and Ali Fernandez and Alexa and Natasha Dymek. He is also survived by his brothers, Ron and Ken and predeceased by brother Tom. Glenn and Sandy were avid travelers having visited all 7 continents and 50 states. They also enjoyed happy times with family and friends in Pismo Beach and Palm Springs. Glenn had many other interests, top among them, UCLA sports, golf, birding, flying (he was a licensed pilot), reading a good book in the sun, a glass of wine while enjoying a beautiful sunset, and his precious dog Lily. Glenn loved life and had a strong will to live. He showed great courage in his long, hard battle with myelodysplasia. His family will be forever grateful for the dedicated and compassionate care shown by his medical team and caregivers. Glenn was cremated and a celebration of his life will be held in July. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the .
Published in the Los Angeles Times from June 17 to June 21, 2015
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