James L. Miller, 85, of Third Ave., Koppel passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Beaver following an extended illness.
Born February 25, 1932 in Massillon, Ohio, he was the son of the late Frank J.and Teresa Zsizsik Miller. He was married for 51 years to Jane Rankin Miller who passed away October 9, 2003.
Jim was a self employed truck driver, hauling for Kaplan and then for the Ohio Fast Freight. He graduated from Beaver Falls High School and was a member of the Local Teamsters. Jim was an active member of the Koppel United Methodist Church. He enjoyed bowling and carpentry. He always strived to help others and will be missed by many.
Survivors include daughter, Karen (Bill) D’Amico of Wampum; son, David L. (Lonnie) Miller of East Palestine, Ohio; son in law, Keith Brockman of East Palestine; daughter in law, Lynda Miller of Hermitage; brother, Frank (Ruth) Miller of Wampum; 11 grandchildren, and 9 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Lee Ann Brockman, a son, James L. Miller, and a brother, Robert Miller.
A private memorial service will be held.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Koppel United Methodist Church
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home, Wampum.
Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.