Charles H. Miller of Clarks Summit died Tuesday April 6, 2021 peacefully at home at the age of 92. He now joins in eternal rest his loving wife, the former Leona Sabia who passed away on Oct. 15, 2019.
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Born in Honesdale on February 9, 1929, he was the son of the late Marshall and Stella Bashinski Miller. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He served with the 2nd Infantry Division and the 38th Infantry Regiment as a gunner on a 75 mm recoilless rifle on the front lines. He was awarded the Korean Service Medal with two battle stars and also the Combat Infantry Badge.
Charles was employed as a plant manager at Northeastern Envelope Co. for 42 years. He was an enthusiastic hunter and fisherman who thoroughly enjoyed the outdoors. He was a member of the Big Buck Hunting Club in Gouldsboro and the Buck Run Hunting Club in Jack Frost. He also enjoyed his life in Florida for 12 years. He was a member of Elm Park United Methodist Church and was a frequent visitor of St. Benedict’s Church in Newton.
Surviving are son, Keith Miller and wife, Judy, Dalton; and their children, Keith, Nicholson; Nicholas, Old Forge; and Dana, Dalton; and son, Daniel Miller, Clarks Summit; and his children, Alexandria, Virginia; and Evan, Clarks Summit; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers Rex and Howard; nephew Gary; niece Lenore.
Private services will be held.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at Traditional Hospice Care and the extra special love and support given from Charlie's caregivers and close neighbors.
Memorial contributions may be made in Charles’ memory to the donor’s favorite charity.
Arrangements and on-site cremation are under the care of the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave., Scranton.