August 30, 1918 — September 11, 2013
MILLER, Frank "Bud"
Age 95, of Troy, passed away at his home Wednesday, September 11, 2013. He was born August 30, 1918, in Covington, Ohio, to his parents Frank M. Miller, Sr. and Alma (Brinkman) Miller. Bud graduated from Covington High School. On December 23, 1941, he married Martha "Jane" Adams and together they shared a life for 65 years. He worked as an upholsterer following high school until he was called to serve in the US Army. During WWII, he was injured at Normandy and was awarded a Purple Heart. After the war, he worked at Westville Creamery,Covington Lumber Company, Kenny's Men's Store, and later retired from 5/3 Bank, formerly Piqua National Bank, as a cashier and loan officer. He was a longtime member of the St. John's Lutheran Church in Covington where he served as a council member and Sunday school teacher. The family would like to express their appreciation to the nurses at Hospice of Miami County for the care they gave to Bud during his illness. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Martha Miller in 2006; sisters Margaret "Tooky" Townsend and Norma Masters; brothers John Miller and Carl A. Miller. He will be missed and remembered by his son David Allen Miller of Troy; sisters Jayne Westfall of Piqua and Pauline (James) Andres of Grand Rapids, MI; foster son Michael (Sandy) Konves; family friend Helen Smith; numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Monday, September 16, at Jackson-Sarver Funeral Home, 10 S. High Street, Covington, with interment following at Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11-1:00 PM Monday at the funeral home. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County. Online memories may be left for the family at www.jackson-sarver.com