Wilfred (Bill) Miller, 88, of Green Valley, AZ and formally of Whitefish, MT, passed away on May 17, 2019. He was born in Decatur, Illinois to Dr. W.S. Miller and Cecil Miller. The family moved to Assumption, IL after Bill’s birth.
He attended Kentucky Military Academy where he graduated as Valedictorian. He then attended Wesleyan Methodist College where he graduated with honors. He joined the U.S. Air Force and graduated in the top four from the Air Force School of Aviation Medicine. After marrying Patricia DeHart of Assumption, Illinois in 1953, he served at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX. He then transferred to Ft. Lewis Air Force Base in Tacoma, WA where he finished his internship and residency. In 1961 he moved to Whitefish, MT, where he started his medical practice of 30 plus years.
He moved to Green Valley, AZ in 2002. He was an active member of the Desert Hills Lutheran Church, the Elks Lodge, and in his community.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his beloved daughter Wendy Miller. He is survived by his four sons, Mark Miller of Green Valley, Steve Miller of Whitefish, MT, Bruce Miller of Loveland, CO, and Jeff Miller of Spokane, WA; and his seven grandchildren, Kristina, Mikel, Matt, Jake, Zach, Kyle, and Ashley. He is also survived by his love and best friend, Dorothy Murphy of Green Valley.
Memorial service will be held in Green Valley at a later date. Announcement pending.