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Crist Miller, 90, Sugarcreek

1926-2017

Published: January 28, 2017 5:00 AM

SUGARCREEK -- Crist C. Miller, 90, 468 Pleasant Valley Road, Sugarcreek, died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Pomerene Hospital in Millersburg, after a period of declining health.

He was born Sept. 11, 1926, in Holmes County to the late Crist and Sarah (Raber) Miller, and married Anna Yoder on Nov. 30, 1950. She survives.

He was a retired taxi driver in the Amish community and a member of the Maranatha Amish Mennonite Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are children, Mary (Paul) Sommers of Baltic, Ruth (James) Mullet, Sarah (Merf) Yoder and Miriam Miller, all of Sugarcreek; 12 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; brothers, John Miller of Newcomerstown and Atlee Miller of Indiana; a sister, Katie Ann (Andy) Yoder of Farmerstown; and a sister-in-law, Bena Miller of North Carolina.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Reuben, and an infant daughter, Martha; a sister, Susie Miller; and brothers, Mose, Eli, Neal and Alvin.

Services were Wednesday, Jan. 25 at Maranatha Fellowship Church, 941 State Route 93, Sugarcreek, with pastor Paul Leroy Miller officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Arrangements were handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home, Sugarcreek. To share a memory and sign the guest register, visit www.smithfuneral.com.


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