Richard Lee "Rich" Miller, 70, of Rockford passed away on September 02, 2021 at Lima Memorial Hospital.


He was born on May 22, 1951, in Van Wert, the son of the late Roma Miller and Gloria Jean Miller.


On October 30, 1982, he married the former Jennifer Muhlenkamp, who survives.


Rich was a 1969 graduate of Parkway High School. Rich worked over 45 years as a truck driver. He retired from Eaton. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles post 1292 in Rockford, as well as the Fraternal Order of the Eagles Post 3615 in Indian Lake, where he was the secretary and did the books. He was also a member of the Rockford United Methodist Church.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son; Erik (Shannon) Miesse of Englewood, one daughter; Denise Ware of Wapakoneta, four brothers; Mike (Paulette) Miller of Scottsdale, AZ, Jim (Bev) Miller of Palm Harbor, FL, Max (Judy) Miller of Union City, MI, and Brian Miller of Rockford, three sisters; Sandy (Dean) Ulrey of Rockford, Linda (Jeff) White of Van Wert, Ginny (Randy) Turner of Hilliard, OH, and four grandchildren; Taylor Ware, Kaden Ware, Trey Ware, and Gauge Miesse.


All services will be private.


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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, 111 W. First Street, Rockford, OH 45882.












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