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Joseph A. Miller, 85, of Emerick Road, Schellsburg, died Friday, June 26, 2020, at Pennknoll Village.

Mr. Miller was born in Napier Township, on Feb. 23, 1935, son of the late Cubin F. and Georgia (Taylor) Miller.

On Nov. 8, 1956, Joseph married Anna R. (Weyant) Miller. She preceded him in death on Nov. 5, 2017.

He is survived by a daughter, Jo Anna, wife of David Elyard, Schellsburg; daughter, Anne E. Shaffer, wife of John Shaffer III, New Paris; daughter, Rebecca G. wife of Edward Bollman, Schellsburg; brother, James Miller, Schellsburg; brother, Thomas C., husband of Catherine (Seese) Miller, Schellsburg; brother, Perry I., husband of Arlene (Brown) Miller, Schellburg; sister, Dora Ann, wife of David Smith, Schellsburg; brother, Dennis C., husband of Sandra (Brown) Miller, Schellsburg. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Joseph was preceded in death by his parents, wife and brother, Clay Miller.

Mr. Miller served in the U.S. Army as a SP4 E4.

He was a retired carpenter.

Joseph was a member of Manns Choice Church of God.

A private funeral service will be held at Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg, with Pastor Richard Whetstone officiating.

Interment at Schellsburg Cemetery.

Military rites will be accorded by Fort Bedford Honor Guard.

Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements entrusted to Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg.

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