Henry A. Miller, 78, of Wapakoneta, died at 10:50 a.m. June 21, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health Systems, in Lima.
He was born Sept. 4, 1933, to Mary C. (Knuth) and Daniel Miller, who preceded him in death. On October 25, 1952, he married Mary C. Kemper, who survives in Wapakoneta.
Survivors also include 11 children, Deb (Mark) Crabtree, of Wapakoneta, Greg (Kim) Miller, of California, Diane (Robert) Krisher and Gerald (Diane) Miller, both of Wapakoneta, Gail (Sharon) Miller, of Maryland, Grant (Teresa) Miller, of St. Marys, Denise (David) Dahlinghaus, of Russia, Gordon (Nicki) Miller, of Anna, Donna (Kurt) Bogart, of Botkins, Guy (Kim) Miller, of Delphos, and Darla (Gregg) Pleiman, of Pendleton, Ind.; a sister Patricia Hull, of Wapakoneta; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son and daughter-in-law Glenn (Michelle) Miller; eight brothers, Vincent, William, Theodore, Daniel, Desmond, Eugene, Ronald and Gerald; two sisters, Frances Keysor and Mary Jacquie Jones; and a brother-in-law Russell Hull.
Henry attended St. Joseph Catholic School and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
He worked at the Auglaize Lumber Company and retired from Superior Tube Company in Wapakoneta after 33 years of service.
He enjoyed fishing and playing cards, especially poker. He also loved to be surrounded by his family.
A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. Patrick Sloneker officiating. Burial is to follow at the church cemetery.
Friends may call from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the service at Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services, in Wapakoneta.
Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Condolences may be expressed at schlosserfuneralhome.com.