Gene Alan Miller, 70

Gene Alan Miller, 70, of Wabash, died 1:45 a.m., Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash.  He was born on Feb. 27, 1951, in Wabash, to Lee and Naomi (Shaw) Miller.

Gene was a 1969 graduate of Northfield High School, and was a veteran of the United States Army. He married Julia Jones on March 4, 1995, in Urbana. Gene was a member of the Urbana Yoke Parrish and Urbana Lions Club. He was a farmer throughout his life, and enjoyed tractor pulling.

He is survived by his wife, Julia Miller of Wabash; three children, Troy (Jessica) Miller of Urbana, Trisha Miller of Avilla, and Angie (Stacey) Helton of Columbia City, three step-children, Scott (Kylie) Lee of Matthews, Greg Lee of Urbana, and Brad (Sonia) Lee of Fort Wayne; mother, Naomi Miller of Urbana; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and sister, Carolee (David) Snyder of Hartford City.  He was preceded in death by his father.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, June 28, 2021, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash, with Brian Chamberlain officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 2-6 p.m. Sunday, June 27, 2021, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Urbana Lions Club.

The memorial guest book for Gene may be signed at

Posted on 2021 Jun 24