Philip L. Miller

Philip L. Miller, 75, of Tiffin, passed away Friday afternoon, Feb. 8, 2019, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay.

He was born July 23, 1943, in Fremont, to Arthur and Mary (Corl) Miller. On Sept. 28, 1963, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, he married Helen R. Smith.

Survivors include his wife, Helen R. Miller of Tiffin; four sons, Daniel (Lynn) Miller, Douglas (LaDonna) Miller, Mark (Ann) Miller and Eric (Bridget) Miller all of Tiffin; daughter, Susan (Doug) Hamman of Shiloh; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; five brothers, August (Patricia) Miller of Helena, Stephen Miller of Tiffin, George (Carol) Miller of Kansas, Gerald (Shirley) Miller of Fremont and Kenneth (Melissa) Miller of Fremont; and four sisters, Teresa (Robert) D’Orazio of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Martha (Mike) Ryan of Fremont, Viola (Mark) Rumschlag of Tiffin and Marian Miller of Fremont.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Howard Miller and infant, Frederick Miller; and a sister, Agnes Zobin.

Philip graduated, in 1961, from Fremont St. Joseph School and retired in 2007, as an electrician from National Machinery. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, National Machinery Quarter Century Club, T-Squares, and was an Old Fort Athletic Booster. He enjoyed golfing, gardening, traveling, coaching Little League baseball and spending time with his family. He was an avid sports fan and loved watching his children’s and grandchildren’s ball games.

His funeral Mass will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at St. Mary Catholic Church with the Rev. Gary Walters officiating. A rosary will be prayed 20 minutes prior to Mass. Burial will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.

Friends may visit with the family 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, Ohio 44883, (419) 447-2424.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, P.M. Gillmor Community Park, or Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.

Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmack