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Obituary for Arlo E. Miller
Arlo Edward Miller was born March 3, 1926 in Dunn County, WI to Eda and Henry Miller. He died Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Frederic Nursing and Rehab in Frederic, WI at age 85.
He spent his childhood in Knapp, WI and attended Cady Lucas School. He joined the United States Navy and was stationed in Okinawa during World War II.
In 1947 he married Betty Dahms. They moved to Milltown, WI. They had two children: Gregory Arlo Miller, presently of Oconto Falls, WI, and Vicki Lee (Miller) Ganje, who now lives in Amery, WI.
Arlo worked for the Milltown Co-op, the Milltown Lumberyard, Shern Plumbing, Milltown Skelgas, and Miller Hardware, which he and his wife later owned and operated. His wife Betty preceded him in death.
Alro married Dorothy Wallin in 1990. He has been a life-long member of Milltown Lutheran Church.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; two children, Greg and his wife, Jo Miller and Vicki and her husband, Gary Ganje; brothers, Don and John; sisters, June and Carol; step-sons, Larry and Mary Wallin, Lindsey and Sue Wallin; grandchildren, Josh and Karen Ganje, Ben and Shannon Ganje, Kim (Miller) and Ben Pytleski, Greg, Jr. and Liz Miller, Jonathan Miller, Jazz Sutto, Andrea (Wallin) and Danny Huffman, Jessica (Wallin) and Chance Langeness, Aaron and Renee Wallin, Steven Wallin, Sarah Wallin, Amy Wallin, and Adam Wallin; great-grandchildren, Rachel, Anna, Evie, Hazel, Kate, Jeffery, Henry, Kennedy, Caden, Makayla, Cole, Connor, Calvin and Jillian.
Memorial services will be held at Milltown Lutheran Church in Milltown, WI on Thursday, March 1 – visitation will begin at 1PM followed by the service at 2PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Luther Point Bible Camp.
Refer to the following websites to leave online condolences or call Bruce Rowe at 715-472-2444 for additional information.
Rowe Funeral Home of Luck, www.rowefh.com, and the Northwest Wisconsin Cremation Center in Milltown, www.wicremationcenter.com, have been entrusted with funeral arrangements.