Benson- Billy J. Miller, 79 of Benson passed away at 5:27 a.m.
10, 2014 at Advocate Eureka Community Hospital.
Billy was born July 18, 1934 at Benson a son of Jesse "Jack"
Elizabeth M. Aeschliman Miller.
He married Shirley B. Manchester on August 5, 1956 at Pattonsburg,
Other survivors include his son; Jeff (Mary) Miller, Lisle, a
Julie (Brian) Haig, Osage, MN, 2 sisters; Patricia (Charles)
Benson and Marlene (David) O'Neill, Palos Park, 4
Elizabeth Miller, Brooklyn, NY , Rachel Miller, Lisle, Niki
Wadena, MN and Cody Haig, Park Rapids, MN, and 3 great
sister in law JoAnn (Rodney) Ruestman, Minonk and many nieces
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Billy's father started Miller Painting in Benson and Billy
the business on his own for over 50 years. He graduated from
Business School and was an avid NASCAR and Chicago Bulls fan. Billy
a lifelong resident of Benson and was very proud to live there.
Memorial services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Knapp Johnson Harris Funeral Home, Roanoke. Rev. Nathan Feig
officiate. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 on Monday at the
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