William G. Harris, Supervisor

Daniel Kovacs, Supervisor

Laurel Highlands Crematory



F. Roger Miller

December 23, 1934 ~ December 15, 2018 (age 83)
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MILLER-- F. Roger, 83, Richland, died December 15, 2018, at Arbutus Park Manor. Born Dec. 23, 1934, in Erie, son of the late Frank M. and Kathryn W. (Wellenreiter) Miller.  Preceded in death by sister, Christie Miller. Survived by many loyal friends from First Presbyterian Church, Johnstown, and many singing friends from local groups and choruses in Johnstown. Roger graduated from Academy High School in Erie and the University of Pittsburgh Main Campus. He taught school for 10 Years and was also employed in men’s clothing sales at Glosser’s and Boscov’s. Member of First Presbyterian Church in Johnstown, where he served in many capacities: Deacon, Elder, Editor of the church newsletter, President and Treasurer of Genevens, Bell Choir, Senior Choir, member of Pathfinders Class and served as volunteer at the Presbyterian Home. He was also a member of the Johnstown Symphony Chorus. At age 16, Roger won a competition with the Erie Philharmonic Orchestra playing a Rachmaninov Piano concerto. At Roger’s request, there will be no viewing, however, friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service at the First Presbyterian Church in Johnstown at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Alice Tondora officiating. Private Inurnment at Grandview Cemetery. Many thanks to the wonderful girls at Arbutus and Donna Christopher, a loyal friend and advisor to Roger. Those who wish may contribute to the First Presbyterian Church of Johnstown, 309 Lincoln St, Johnstown, Pa., 15901 or Redstone Prebyterian Home, 787 Goucher St., Johnstown, Pa., 15905 in memory of F. Roger Miller. The family is being served by Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Online condolences may be posted at www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.


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