Donald R Miller, 69, of Gothenburg, NE, died July 3rd, 2017 at Great Plains Health in North Platte, Nebraska.
He was born June 12th, 1948 in Lexington, Nebraska son of Vaun and Catherine (Resch) Miller.
Don served his country in the F Troop 8th Calvary Americal Division in the US Army as a Spec 5 in 1968 & 1969 during the Vietnam War. Don married Sheri Feddersen on January 7th, 1972 and they had two boys - Brad & Brian. Don farmed for many years and enjoyed working with cattle. He also remodeled homes. He loved to weld, tinker on tractors and cars and work on the derby cars with his grandkids. Another pass time he liked was shooting trap. He enjoyed spending time with his family and having coffee with his friends.
Surviving are wife, Sheri Miller of Gothenburg, Nebraska, sons Brad (Deanna) Miller of Gothenburg, Brian (Candace) Miller of Elizabeth, Colorado; grandchildren- Tyler, Trayven, and Tarynn Miller of Gothenburg; brother Glen (Diane) Miller of Kearney, sister Linda (Ron) Jensen of Long Beach, California; Duane (Deanna) Miller of Missouri, brother in law Russ (Cathy) Feddersen of Minnesota along with nieces and nephews and friends. A very special furry friend Teagen.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Vaun and Catherine Miller.
Visitation was held at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, Gothenburg, Nebraska; Thursday, July 6th.
Funeral services were held Friday, July 7th, 2017, 3:30 p.m. at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel, 620 10th St, Gothenburg, Nebraska with Pastor Larry Viter officiating.
Burial followed in the Gothenburg Cemetery, Gothenburg, Nebraska with Military Honors.
Memorials may be designated to the family to be given to a Veteran's Organization at a later date. To sign the online guest book, go to www.blasestrauser.com.