Thomas Glenn Miller of Dover passed away Thursday September 12, 2013 at home. He was 66 and had been a valiant 5year survivor of a lung transplant at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.
Mr. Miller was born November 28, 1946 in Warren, Pennsylvania to the late Glenn E. Miller and Mary Mechling Miller.
He proudly enlisted in the Navy for 4 years as a Navy SeaBee, where he served 2 tours in Vietnam. Mr. Miller was a selfemployed remodeling carpenter. He was a member of the VFW in Tidioute, Pennsylvania. Mr. Miller enjoyed woodworking, going to the beach and, especially, spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Eddie Miller.
He is survived by his childhood sweetheart and wife of 19 years, Mary Lynn Benner Miller of Dover; son, Andy Hersey of Portland, OR; daughter, Michelle Hersey Moller of Wilmington, DE; sisters, Lois Weneck of Spartenburg, SC and Maryanne Stefanick of Cortland, OH; grandchildren, Cole, Chase, Jocelyn, Matthew and Gracie.
A memorial service will be held at 11am, Saturday, October 5, 2013 at the Presbyterian Church of Dover, 54 S. State Street, Dover. A family reception will be held at the church social hall immediately following the service. Interment will be at 1pm in Sharon Hills Veterans Memorial Park, Dover.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made to Gift of Life House, 401 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123.
Letters of condolences may be sent and guest book signed at www.torbertfuneral.com.