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Melvin Edward Miller


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Melvin Edward Miller Obituary
MELVIN EDWARD MILLER, born May 22, 1922 passed away on February 27, 2016. Melvin was born in Plainfield, Iowa and at age two, moved to California with his mother, father and his 2 brothers and sister (a third brother was later born in CA). He graduated from Pomona High School in 1940, attended Pomona Junior College and later graduated from LaVerne College after serving his country as a P-38 pilot in World War II. After he returned from the war, he resumed his studies at LaVerne and met his future wife Jacqulyn with whom he enjoyed 67 years of marriage. Melvin was the first Principal of Jonas Salk Elementary School in Anaheim and served in that capacity for 25 years before retiring in 1981. He was a coach, scout master, tennis and golf enthusiast, and leader in his community. He is survived by his wife Jacqulyn, his daughter Marilyn, his sons Marty and Ron (Elizabeth) and his beloved grandchildren Samantha and Grant. Memorial service pending.


Published in Press-Enterprise on Mar. 3, 2016
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