James Miller

Miller, James A. "Jimbo' "Big Jim'

James A. Miller "Jimbo" "Big Jim", 59, of Lowell, IN, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012. Born on September 19, 1953, in Chicago, IL. Survived by wife, Patricia (nee Fogarty) whom he married on July 22, 2000; daughters, Ruth (Tom) Vetrone and Jeanette (Ken) Rzepka, both of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; Tamara Miller of Eastover, S.C.; Barbara Radtke of Port Edwards, WI; sons, James Miller of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; and Scott Miller of Eastover, S.C.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Miller of Lowell; sister, Virginia (Frank) Tychek of IN.

Preceded in death by parents, Robert and Jeannette (nee Tuitman) Miller; and father-in-law, John Fogarty Sr.

James was an Air Force veteran, serving his country in Vietnam and Korea and a truck driver for Saco Industries, Inc. in Lowell. He liked riding his Harley and grilling the best Mesquite meats on the Weber grill for his family and friends.

Visitation will be held on Monday, December 17, from 2 to 8 p.m., with a Prayer Service at 7 p.m., at Sheets Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 604 E. Commercial Ave., Lowell, IN. Cremation following.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Dec. 14, 2012