WESTERNPORT — Dale Miller, 63, of Westernport, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center surrounded by his loved ones.
Born on June 10, 1949, he was the son of the late Alfred and Ruth (Michael) Miller. He is also preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Anna Rita Hartman; brother-in-law Ro-bert Hartman; sister-in-law Rita Whetzel; a granddaughter, Casey Brashear and two grandsons, Nicholas Braithwaite and A.J. Reed.
Dale was a proud Vietnam veteran. He worked at Consol Coal Company. He loved to fish and hunt. He was a member of the Victory Post 155 American Legion, Westernport, a member of the DAV and a member of the Queens Point VFW in McCoole. Dale loved life, he enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and great-grandkids. Dale loved to spend time at Best Price in McCoole with all of his friends.
Dale is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Sue Miller and three children, Missy Miller and fiance Grandon Clark, April Braithwaite and husband John Braithwaite Jr. and Ashley Miller and fiance Andy Reed. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, T.C. Brashear and girlfriend Ashley Boggs, Cody Brashear and fiancee Kaitlyn Bothwell, Jodi Brashear and fiance Bobby Goss Jr., Kayla Braithwaite, Shania Braithwaite, Nathan Braithwaite, Brayden Reed and Maddixx Reed; two great-grandchildren, Landen Brashear and Mason Brashear; three sisters, Margie Smith and husband Bud, Gloria Walker and husband Harry and Ruby Keller and husband Jimmy and many nieces and nephews.
Dale is loved and will be missed by his family, friends and all of those who knew him.
Friends and family will be received at Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, on Monday, Feb. 11, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
A funeral service will be conducted in the funeral home on Tuesday, Feb. 12, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Gary Morris officiating.
Interment will be in Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Rocky Gap, with military honors accorded.
Pallbearers will be Andy Reed, T.C. Brashear, Cody Brashear, Grandon Clark, Bobby Goss and Nathan Braithwaite.
Condolences may be sent to the family at boalfh.com.