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Eugene W. Miller

June 18, 1935 — July 5, 2019

Of Laureldale

Eugene W. “Sonnie” Miller, 84, of Laureldale died Friday, July 5, 2019 in the Tower Health, Reading Hospital, West Reading.  He was the widower of Carolyn E. (Long) Miller who died April 8, 2013.

He was born in Leesport on June 18, 1935.  The son of the late Earl and Elsie (Ulrich) Miller. He graduated from Reading High School in the Class of 1953.During His life time Eugene was self employed as a brick and stone mason, a true craftsman.

Surviving are his loving children; Patti L. wife of Joel M. Burkholder of Shoemakersville, Linda S. wife of Steve Sassaman of Reading, Penny J. Miller of Laureldale, and Randall S. husband of Aida Miller of Laureldale.  Four grandchildren; Ryan and Sean Sassaman, Jacob and Katarina Miller.  Also, three sisters.

Eugene was a past president and a 47 year active member of the Blandon Lions Club.  He enjoyed gardening, wildlife, the Phillies, and breakfasts with friends and family.

"Uncle Money" says "Everyone in the car, we're going for ice cream!".

Friends may call at the Milkins Giles Funeral Home, Inc. Temple on Friday 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M.

Please make memorial contributions in Eugene’s memory to the Blandon Lions Club.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Milkins Giles Funeral Home, Inc.

4914 Kutztown Road, Temple, PA 19560

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