MILLER, Richard C., 68, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at home after a valiant battle with cancer.
He was born October 30, 1949, in Pittsburgh, Pa., a son of the late Charles R. and Madeline Kury Miller. Rich was a graduate of St. Vincent de Paul Elementary School, Wheeling Central Catholic High School, received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from West Liberty University, and attended master’s degree classes at West Virginia University.
He served with the Air National Guard and the U.S. Army reserves. He was an active participant in community organizations including the Board of Directors for the American Red Cross in Wheeling, the Wheeling Rotary, the past president and member of the Lewis Wetzel Rifle & Pistol Club, the Wheeling Elks Lodge 28, the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 1891, Sons of Italy in Bellaire, Ohio, the WV Snakes Club in Wheeling, and the NRA.
Rich worked for the Sears & Roebuck Company, Lowe’s, Morgan Stanley in Pittsburgh, Edward Jones in Wheeling, and lastly LPL Financial in Wheeling.
He is survived by his wife Cathy Mager Miller of St. Clairsville; one son, Joshua (Angel) Bock of Colerain, Ohio; one daughter, Jessica (Jim) George of St. Clairsville; five grandchildren, Mickenzie Moore, Alexis Bock, Lukas Bock, Liam George, and Ella George; and two dogs, Dax and Reggie.
The family would like to especially thank the staff of Amedisys Hospice for all their care and assistance.
Friends will be received on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 3-8 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Msgr.George Coyne as celebrant. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Belmont County Animal Rescue League, P.O. Box 115, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950 or to Development UPMC Cancer Pavilion, Suite 1B, 5150 Center Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15232 or through www.tmcfunding.com <http://www.tmcfunding.com>
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com <http://www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com>
Date: Friday, June 22, 2018
Time: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Saturday, June 23, 2018
Time: 11:00 am
St. Vincent dePaul Church
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