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Roger Lee Miller

July 25, 1950 ~ June 14, 2020 (age 69)

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     Roger Lee Miller, 69, of St. Johns, MI, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 14, 2020, at Sparrow Clinton Hospital, St. Johns.

     A Visitation will be held at North Point Church, 505 E. Webb Rd., DeWitt, MI on Friday, June 19, 2020 from 6-8 P.M.

     Roger was born in Alma, MI on July 25, 1950, the son of Byrd LaVere and Hazel Isabel (White) Miller. He graduated from Alma High School with the class of 1969. He served his country in the United States Army.

     In 1969, Roger married Brenda Biddinger. They were blessed with 47 years of marriage prior to her passing in 2016.

     On September 15, 2018, Roger married Diane Jean Rademacher at their home in St. Johns.

     Roger retired from General Motors after 30 years of service. He later worked for Clinton Transit for 8 years.

     Roger loved hunting, fishing and riding/driving horses. He enjoyed bike riding and often rode 10 mile each day. He spent many enjoyable days at the lake and his last 2 winters in Florida. Most of all, Roger loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

     Roger is survived by his wife Diane Rademacher of St. Johns, son Heath (Carrie) Miller of St. Johns, daughter Jannea (Keith) Miller of Kalona, IA, and 3 step-children: Wesley (Elizabeth) Rademacher of St. Johns, Rachel (Ken) Lowell of St. Johns, and Sara (Brad) Brandt of Canton. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren: Rylee, Mason, Chase, Nolan, Helen, and Zack; 10 step-grandchildren: Alexyss, Harleigh, Max, Norah, Morgan, Ethan, Parker, Abagail, Dominic, and Dawson; 3 brothers:  Wayne (Anita) Miller, Don (Lynette) Miller, and Dean (Donna) Miller; and many nieces and nephews.  Roger was preceded in death by his parents, and wife Brenda (2016).

     Online condolences may be made by visiting Roger's obituary at The family is being served by Smith Family Funeral Homes - Osgood Chapel, St. Johns, MI.

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June 19, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
North Point Church
505 E. Webb Road
DeWitt, MI 48820

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