David A. Miller


LA MOILLE - David A. Miller, 59, of LaMoille passed away at home Aug. 18, 2020 surrounded by his family, after a battle with colon cancer.

Private family funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 21 at the Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota with Rev. Patrick Fixsen officiating. Cremation rites will be accorded after the funeral and burial will be private at a later date. Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 20 from 4-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Face masks are required and social distancing appreciated.

David was born Dec. 6, 1960 in Mendota to Raymond and Frances (McConnell) Miller. He married Angela (Taylor) Miller on May 16, 1992 in LaMoille. She preceded him in death on Oct. 17, 2019.

Survivors include one daughter, Taylor (David Bowers) Miller of Washington, D.C.; five sisters, Cheryl (Ron) Zolper of Byron, Pamela (Ben) Martino of Beverly Hills, Fla., Dawn (Randy) Shaddick of Amboy, Lori (Tim) Selquist of Triumph and Mary (Jason) DePolo of Thomasville, N.C.; 27 nieces and nephews; and 48 great-nieces and -nephews.

He was preceded in death by wife; his father in 1990; his mother in 1994; one brother, Raymond Miller Jr. in 1989; two sisters, Linda (Miller) Schmidt in 2004 and Patricia (Miller) Zerfes in 2016; and one great-nephew, Lucas Neumann in 2009.

David was a 1979 graduate of Mendota High School. He worked for Twait Farms since April 2008. He was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church.

Memorials may be directed to Cops 4 Cancer or Illinois Cancer Care.