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Michael Lee "Mike" Miller

Michael Lee "Mike" Miller
  • February 1, 1944 - December 3, 2020
  • Battle Creek, Michigan

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“Dad, yours is an everlasting love--an 'indiscriminant notion', as you were known to call it. I'm sorry you had to view all of the glib television...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Marne Miller - Battle Creek, MI

“To the man who taught me to be a man: I say, Thank You ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: MARKHAM MILLER

“I'm sorry for the loss of Mike...I liked him and we got along well...I would often take my breaks with him...he talked about Marne and Joel alot . ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Rannette Dilling - Battle Creek, MI

“Mike and I would have some great baseball talks. He was extremely knowledgeable about the game. He told me of the great Detroit Tiger Players of the...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Tom Pritt - Battle Creek, MI


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Michael Lee "Mike" Miller of Battle Creek, MI

Mike, age 76, died Thursday evening, December 3, 2020, at Bronson Battle Creek Hospital.

Mike was born on February 1st, 1944, in Battle Creek, to John A. and Juanita J. (Tungate).

Miller, after graduating from Springfield High School, in 1962, joined the United States Army, where he served as a Public Information Officer. Following the War, Mike worked for the Eaton Corporation, in Springfield, where he also served as a United Auto Workers (Local #196) union official for many years. After his time at Eaton's, Mike worked for the Veterans Administration Medical Center, until his retirement in 2005.

Mike is survived by his children, Markham and Marne; and, grandchildren, Morgan Miller and Joel Miller-Pritt. Mike was preceded in death by his parents.

He was definitely not a visitor to planet Earth and he was a temple of the spirit.

Graveside Service to celebrate Mike's life will be held in the spring, 2021, at Memorial Park Cemetery, in Battle Creek, where he will be laid to rest with his parents. The Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek, is assisting Mike's family.