He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Reedsville. Raymond was known for his work ethic and the good example he set for his children. He was a person of good faith and was well-loved by both family and friends. His grandkids referred to him as “Hug-Tight Grandpa”.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Naomi Miller in 1978; step-son, Fred Spencer; sister, Phyllis; and brothers, Lloyd and Donald; and the mother of his children, Marietta Pauline Morris.
He is survived by his children, Raymond (Jane) Miller of Myrtle Beach, Rodney (Terri) Miller of Mansfield and Pamela (Bo) Barker of Grove City; step-children, Howard and Larry Spencer and Tonda Aspen; grandchildren, Becky, Tracy, Jody, Danielle, Lynnea, Christina, Denise, Jerry and Candy; 12 great-grandchildren; special friend, Faye Watson and her son, James and grandson, J.O.; and sister-in-law, Leola Miller of Grove City.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 26, 2009 at SCHOEDINGER NORRIS CHAPEL, 3920 Broadway, Grove City, with Pastor Linda Damewood officiating. Burial will be in Obetz Cemetery. Friends may call on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Visit www.schoedinger.com to send condolences.