Ronald David Miller

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

Ronald David Miller

Jan. 25, 1956 - Nov. 7, 2021

ARAPAHOE, Neb. Ronald David Miller, age 65, of Arapahoe, passed away at home on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021.

He was born on Jan. 25, 1956, in St. Francis, Kan., to Albert and Frances (Merklin) Miller.

He grew up in St. Francis and attended school there. After his schooling, he worked with his dad and brothers. He then enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served from 1976 to 1980. While in the Navy, he married Pearl Williams and to this union his daughter was born. After his military service, they moved back to McCook, Neb., where he worked for Davis Mud. After years as a truck driver, he worked for Frick Sand & Gravel until they closed. He would then go to work at (IBP) Tyson Meat Processing plant in Lexington, Neb., in the maintenance department. He married Deanna Haag in 2002 and they made their home in Arapahoe. She passed away in 2015.

Ron enjoyed time with his family, especially his granddaughters. They took trips together and recently went to Mount Rushmore. He also loved old movies, working in his garden, and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances, and wife, Deanna.

Ron is survived by his daughter, Amy Mowry of Arapahoe and two granddaughters, Kya and Alhana; father, Albert Miller of Cambridge, Neb.; sisters, Bonita (Alfonso) Garcia and Sherry (Steve) Gonzalez of McCook; brothers, Wynn (Dyanna) Miller of Cambridge, Garold Miller of McCook; Tim (Linda) Miller of Flagstaff, Ariz., Chester Miller of Cambridge; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews.

There will be no viewing or visitation. Memorial services will be at Wenburg Funeral Chapel of Arapahoe on Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, at 6 p.m., with Pastor George Probasco, officiating.

Wenburg Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences or personal reflections may be left at wenburgfuneralhome.com.