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Earl Lee Miller

April 19, 1939 ~ February 12, 2022 (age 82)

Obituary

Earl Lee Miller, 82, formerly of Convoy passed away at 4:20 a.m., Saturday, February 12, 2022, at Compassus Hospice Center, Indianapolis, Indiana.

He was born on April 19, 1939, in Harrison Township, Van Wert County to the late Carl Philip and Cleo (Krick) Miller. On April 25, 1965, he married the former Connie Sue Sipe and she preceded him in death on February 20, 1992. He then married Vivian Miller who survives in Kokomo, Indiana.

Family survivors include his two children, David (Shelly) Miller of Ohio City and Suzie (Lynn) Schlosser of Delphos; four grandchildren, Brandon (Stephanie Rosenbrock) Miller, Wyatt Saam (Trista Parson), Sonny Chorvas and Bella Chorvas.

He was preceded in death by his brother, William P. Miller; a sister, Mary E. Fuhrman; a sister-in-law, Wanda Miller; and a brother-in-law, Earl Fuhrman.

Earl worked at Federal Mogul for over 42 years in the maintenance department and retired in 2001. He served in the US Army and also farmed. Earl was very handy, especially in carpentry. He also enjoyed his pet cats and dogs.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 16, 2022, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Evangelical Protestant Cemetery, Harrison Township with military honors rendered by combined honor guard of the American Legion Post #178 and VFW Post #5803 of Van Wert. Calling hours are noon until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials are to the Van Wert Humane Society.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
February 16, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Cowan & Son Funeral Home
616 S. Washington St
Van Wert, OH 45891

Funeral Service
Wednesday
February 16, 2022

2:00 PM
Cowan & Son Funeral Home
616 S. Washington St
Van Wert, OH 45891

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