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Wayne M. Miller
                                 November 14, 1927 - October 27, 2015

Wayne M. Miller, 87, of Shipshewana, Indiana, went to be with his Lord shortly
after 8:00 am on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, after living with the effects of
kidney disease and long-term diabetes.

He was born on November 14, 1927, in Topeka, Indiana, to Samuel S. and
Rachel M. Miller. On July 17, 1954 in Inman, Kansas, he married Leabell S.
Troyer, who preceded him in death on January 15, 2014.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathy (Dennis) Troyer of Shipshewana,
Indiana, Becky (Jim Maves) Manning of Grayling, Michigan; four sons, Kevin
(Rebecca Stoltzfus) Miller of Ithaca, New York, Jonathan (Christian Yoder)
Miller of Washington, DC, Jeff (Kay Nofziger) Miller of Goshen, Indiana, Eric
(Melody) Short-Miller of Bellingham, Washington; 12 grandchildren, one great-
granddaughter; four sisters, Wilma Jean “Jeannie” Schrock of Shipshewana,
Indiana,  Willowdean Schleining of Goshen, Indiana,  Winifred Lehman of
Slave Lake, Alberta, and Karon Weaver of Goshen, Indiana. He was preceded
in death by his parents and a sister, Sharon Koelzer.

Initially trained as an x-ray technician at La Junta (Colorado) Mennonite
Hospital, he later received certification from Columbia University, and served
as administrator of Conejos County Hospital in La Jara, Colorado, for 21
years. Toward the end of his career he served as administrator at Ausable
Valley Home in Fairview, Michigan. He was an active member of Gideons
International for 45 years.

He was a member of Shore Mennonite Church in Shipshewana, where
visitation will be held on Saturday, October 31, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
followed by a memorial service celebrating his life at 4:00 p.m. the same day.
Memorials may be given to Gideons International or Mennonite Mission
Network.


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Jeff and family, please except our sympathies for the passing of your dad. We
send our love and support.  Hope you and your family are doing well.
From: Matt & Lisa Norton
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Kathy, so sorry for your loss, your parents were very sweet people.
From: Pat Bennett
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So saddened by the news of Wayne's passing. He was a light in this world
that will be missed. Thinking of all of you.
Much love, Ben Kenagy & Don Firkins
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Dear Millers,  Our prayers and condolences to all of you.  Your dad and mom
were like my second parents.  May you all be comforted in knowing what how
many lives they touched.
From: Brian Chavez and all of the Chavez family
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Wayne was one of the most considerate and kindly men I have known.  He
was blessed with a wonderful intelligence and he, in turn, blessed others with
wisdom, consideration and a Christ-like demeanor.
From: Kelly Schofield, N.Richland Hills, TX
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A true gentleman with an ever-present smile on his face.
From: Greg Chavez & all the Chavez family