Darrell Grant Miller
Darrell Grant Miller, 88, of Peoria, IL formerly of Plymouth, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Bickford House in Peoria.
Darrell was born on June 19, 1933 in Stockton, MN to Ray G. and Thea (Nelson) Miller. He was raised in Kellogg, MN. He married Martha Schmidt in August of 1962 in Minneapolis, MN. They celebrated 55 years of marriage before her passing in May of 2018. He was also preceded in death by his parents; brother, Romaine Miller; and twin sister, Dorothy Miller.
He is survived by his son, Eric (Blanca) Miller of Dunlap, IL; two grandsons, Grant Miller and Gavin Miller of Dunlap, IL; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Darrell attended Kellogg Elementary and High School. He graduated from MN School of Business. He worked for the railroad after high school and then was an accountant for Flour City Paper Box Company and Nextel. For 19 years he was a volunteer for AARP and assisted low income and the elderly with tax preparation. Darrell was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and served in Korea. He was a member of the American Legion Post 251.
He was a member of Ascension Lutheran Church in Plymouth, MN. Darrell enjoyed reading, fishing, golfing, watching sports, traveling and spending time with his family.
Funeral services will be 12 Noon Saturday, December 4 at Ascension Lutheran Church, 15870 46th Ave N, Plymouth, MN 55446, with visitation after 10:00 am AT CHURCH. Internment will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ascension Lutheran Church https://www.ascensionplymouth.com/give .