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Don Payne Miller

January 24, 1936 ~ March 29, 2019 (age 83)


Don Payne Miller, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, passed away, Friday, March 29th, 2019 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas. 

He was born in Sandusky, Ohio on January 24, 1936, son of the late Esther (Chandler) and Dudley Burnham Miller. Don spent his life as a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. He was united in marriage to Crystal Klebe on October 30, 1955 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. Don served our country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict from 1954 - 1957. During his working years, Don worked in industrial sales. Don was a pilot and served on the Horseshoe Bend Airport Board. He enjoyed flying his plane,playing golf, collecting model trucks, guns and tinkering in his barn. 

Don is survived by his wife, Crystal Miller of Horseshoe Bend; daughters, Bonnie Brunhart and husband Dave of Newburg, Wisconsin, Lisa Vida and husband David of Wabeno, Wisconsin and Teri Miller of Horseshoe Bend; sons, Neil Miller and wife Margaret of Eagle, Wisconsin and Karl Miller and wife Denise of Black River Falls, Wisconsin; grandchildren, Christopher O'flanagan, John O'flanagan and wife Lisa O'flanagan, Michelle O'flanagan, Michael Vida and wife Carrie, Tracy Barilani and husband Mike, Levi Ziehr and wife Emily, Tim Ziehr, Alyce Paegelow and husband Christopher, Abigal Miller, Jessica Olver and husband Jerad and Jacquline Simplot and husband Benjamin; 16 great grandchildren; sisters, Judy Knight of Plainfield, Indiana, June Barr of Romeo, Michigan and Jane Morgan of Union Lake, Michigan and brother, Bruce Miller of Denver, Colorado. 

He was preceded in death by infant son, Neil Miller; parents, Dudley and Esther Miller; sister, Patricia Rashid and brother Neil Miller.

Memorial service will be held at a later date in Wisconsin. 

Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral & Memorial Service of Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.

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