Obituary: Gerald Miller, 81, of Whitehall.

May 17, 2021

Gerald Miller

Obituary: Gerald Miller, 81, of Whitehall.

Gerald B. Miller, 81, of Whitehall, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2021. He was born August 30, 1939, in Hart, the son of Joseph and Phyllis (Cole) Miller. 

Jerry was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army. He worked at GM for 18 years before becoming a celery farmer, retiring in 2008. Jerry was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #3167 Oceana County in Hart and the Hart United Methodist Church. He loved going to the casino, playing cards, camping, and hunting.

On April 13, 1965, Jerry married Linda Hekkema, and she survives him. He is also survived by three daughters, Tracy (Curt) Smith of Ravenna, Tami Postema of Whitehall, and Kimberly (Guy) Stanhope of Twin Lake; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Maureen (John) Huizing; and brothers, Joe (Pearl) Miller and David (Debbie) Miller.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Phyllis Miller.

Private graveside services will be conducted in Hart Cemetery.

Beacon Cremation & Funeral Service, King-Hart Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

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