Joseph Miller

b. 19 January 1933, d. 7 November 2009
Joseph Miller
Married Joann Myers
Deceased Nov. 7, 2009
     Joseph Miller married Jo Ann Myers. He was born on 19 January 1933. He died on 7 November 2009 at age 76; Mr. Joseph Miller

Mr. Joseph Miller, 76, of Frederick, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at the VA Hospital, Martinsburg, W.Va. Born in Frederick, Jan. 19, 1933, he was the son of the late Margaret D. and Alonzo Miller.
He is survived by his wife, K. Joan Miller, of nearly 49 wonderful and fulfilling years; two daughters, Jodene Mumaw and husband, Greg, of Smithsburg, and Jonette Miller of Frederick; three grandchildren, Blaine and Shannon Mumaw of Smithsburg, and Jonelle Little of Frederick. He is survived by two sisters, Mary Hargis of Frederick and Lenora McKenzie of Baltimore; his brother, Richard Miller of Frederick; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Doll Murphy; and his brother, Grayson Miller.
Joe attended St. Johns School and military school in Maryland. He worked at Price Electric, Data Control, and was part owner of Modern Metal Technology, Frederick Manufacturing his last business, Automation Fabricators and Engineering Co., with his business partner and best friend, James McGovern. He continued to operate the business after James' death until he retired. Upon his retirement, he and his wife enjoyed traveling across the U.S. and abroad, most recently a trip to Alaska.
Joe was a veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Orioles Nest 287, Investment Club, 1600 Club at Elk Lodge and a life member of the Last Man's Korean Club, Korean Club 142, American Legion Post 11, VFW 3285, Moose 371, Amvets Post 2, and Elk Lodge 684.
Joe enjoyed his three grandchildren who he loved very much and of whom he was very proud. He enjoyed golfing and target shooting. He had many friends and will be greatly missed and will live in our hearts forever.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 12, at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 116 E. Second St., Frederick, with the Rev. Richard Murphy officiating.
Serving as pallbearers will be Blaine Mumaw, Lt. Col. James McGovern, David McGovern, Matthew McGovern, Patrick McGovern and Christopher McGovern.
Burial will be at St. John's Cemetery following the services.
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