Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 11, 2013 10:30 am EST


DANVILLE — Robert D. Miller, 54, of 26850 Harrisburg Road, died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, following a massive heart attack.

He was born Dec. 23, 1958, in Wayne County to Dan H. and Fannie (Troyer) Miller. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.

He is survived by his wife, Mary E. (Keim) Miller, whom he married March 22, 1979. Also surviving are his eight children, Eli (Jessica) Miller of Gambier, Marvin (Martha) Miller of Danville, Miriam (David) Weaver of Danville, Fannie (Raymond) Hershberger of Lakeville, Esther (Mervin) Weaver of Danville, and John, Nettie and Nelson Miller, all of the home; 10 grandchildren; four brothers, Henry (Sara Etta) Miller of Millersburg, Roy (Dora) Miller and John (Barbara Ann) Miller, both of Apple Creek, and Ivan (Elsie) Miller of Fredericksburg; and a sister, Ruth (Abe) Yoder.

He was preceded in death by an infant son and a stillborn granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held Sunday at 9 a.m. at the Nelson Miller residence, 16947 Danville-Jelloway Road (Ohio 205), Danville, OH, 43014, with Bishop Albert Weaver officiating. Burial will follow in Weaver Cemetery. Friends and family may call anytime at the home prior to the funeral on Sunday. The Fischer Funeral Home in Danville is assisting the family. Visit

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