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Mark W. Miller

February 16, 1951 ~ January 18, 2021 (age 69)


Mark W. Miller, 69, of Van Wert, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 11:43 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18th, 2021, at Parkview Medical Center. He is survived by his wife and best friend, Joyce (Claypool) Miller. They were blessed to share 45 wonderful years together.

Mark was born Feb. 16, 1951 to Wilson A. and Elizabeth J. (Pollock) Miller of Middle Point, who both preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his grandson Gage Miller; a brother, Richard Miller and sister, Beverly Brown.

Mark is also survived by his children, Randall (Kim) Miller, Clint Miller and Kerresa (Chad) Overholt; 6 grandchildren, Zachary and Zoe Miller, Vance Miller and Chayten, Collin and Chayse Overholt.

He retired from Federal Mogul in March of 2017 after 48 years of service. Mark spent many years as a volunteer firefighter and EMS provider for Middle Point. Mark enjoyed building and repairing things but his greatest joy was spending time with his wife and family. He loved following his grandkids through their education, athletics and many activities.

The family will be having a private service.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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