John W. Miller

3/1/44 -10/4/20

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

– 2 Corinthians 4:18

John W. Miller, 76, of East Main Street, New Bloomfield, went to be with the Lord On Sunday, October 4, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family.

Born March 1, 1944 in Elliottsburg, he was the son of the late George E. and Mildred K. (Myer) Miller.

John was a patriot. He severed his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.  He was a kind, gentle and selfless man.  He was strong and proud, a good father and husband who loved his family…he was a family man!  He had worked for the former Capital Products Corp and New Bloomfield Food Rite.  He enjoyed puzzles, cowboy movies, reading, family and building bird houses.  He was a member of the Village Chapel Church of Donnelly’s Mills.

 Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Darlene “Dolly” Miller. a daughter, Melissa Laughlin and husband Bill of Newport;  two sons, Gregory Miller and wife Debra of Lewisberry and Randy Miller of New Bloomfield;  2 grandchildren, Ashley Sagle and husband Will of Liverpool and Aysia Laughlin and finace’ Ryan of Newport.  Great granddaughter Claire Clark.  A brother, Charles Miller and wife (Connie) of Newport and  a sister, Joanne Rudy and husband Albert of Elliottsburg.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Myer.


 Services will be held at 11 AM on Friday. October 9, 2020 in The Village Chapel, Donnelly’s Mills.  Pastor John Briggs will officiate. Burial, with full military honors, will be in Eschol Cemetery.  A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service.

 Memorial contributions may be made to, American Heart Association, PO Box 417005, Boston, MA. 02241-7005 or American Diabetes Association, PO Box 7023, Merrifield, VA. 22116-7023

 The Boyer Family is honored to handle the arrangements for the Miller Family.

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