Darrell H. Miller

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Darrell H. Miller of Holstein,age 84, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Society of Holstein.

Funeral service was held today at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church of Holstein with the Curtis E. Benson officiating. Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery of Holstein.

A visitation was held on Tuesday, March 27 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Holstein. The Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home of Holstein is in charge of the arrangements.

Darrell Henry Miller was born April 18, 1927 in Cushing the only child of Walter H. Miller and Elsie A. (Hansen) Miller. At age two Darrell contracted polio. He graduated from Holstein High School in 1945.

At age 11, Darrell started working for Vohs Produce and Hatchery. He later purchased part ownership of Vohs and Johnson from Ernest Vohs and Willis Johnson. The name changed to Vohs and Miller Inc. after Willis Johnson retired.

Darrell was united in marriage to Lora Ehler on Sept. 15, 1953. To this union two children were born, an infant son and a daughter, Meridith.

Darrell enjoyed hunting, fishing, and carpentry as well as cars and tractors.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Lora; and an infant son.

Darrell is survived by his daughter, Meridith and husband Gary Brummer of Holstein; grandchildren, Lora Brummer and Russell Brummer; and his companion of 11 years, Marilyn Mooney.

Online condolences can be made at nicklasdjensenfh.com.