Michael John Miller, 46, of Le Mars, died very unexpectedly Thursday, Aug. 17, 2006.
Mike was born Sept. 13, 1959, in Le Mars, the son of Barbara (Schilmoeller) Hansen and the late Herman Miller. He attended Le Mars Community Schools. He then joined the United States Army in 1978 and was honorably discharged in 1980. He married Bethene Plendl on Sept. 15, 1990.
Mike spent most of his spare time hunting, fishing, and playing bingo with his family and friends, but spending time with Kyle and Andrea was his biggest joy. A quiet guy, Mr. Fix It, always there for his family and friends. He will always be missed, never forgotten. He was loved by so many.
Survivors include his children, Kyle and Andrea Miller of Le Mars; mother and step-father, Barbara and Cliff Hansen, Sr. of Le Mars; sister, Beverly and husband Burton Mason of Elk Point, S.D., brother, Jeff Miller, sister, Beth and husband Robbie Farmer; and brother Troy Miller and special friend Janet Meyer, all of Le Mars, sister, Susan Hansen of Dallas, Texas, sister, Shari and husband Mark Frerichs and brother Cliff Jr. and wife, Jacquie Hansen all of Le Mars, brother, Russell and wife, Kim Hansen of Dallas, Texas; Holly-Dog Hansen of Le Mars; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Herman Miller; maternal grandparents, Alphonse and Helen Schilmoeller; and paternal grandparents, Gerd and Meta Miller.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars with the Rev. Merrill Muller of Wesley United Methodist Church in Sioux City officiating. Visitation at the funeral home will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today (Monday) with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m.