Dale H. Miller, 58, of Sandusky, died unexpectedly Friday afternoon, Oct. 4, 2013, in his residence.
He was born Jan. 7, 1955. He was a 1973 graduate of Sandusky High School, where he was a member of A Cappella choir, the Keynotes and the swim team.
Dale served in the U.S. Navy for 10 years. He was a U.S. Hospital Corpsmen, traveling around the world during his tour of duty on the U.S.S. Enterprise and the U.S.S. Forrestal Air Craft Carrier. One of the countries he visited was the Islands of the Philippines, and this is where he met his beautiful wife, Teresita.
Dale also had worked in Labor and Delivery department of the Naval Hospital, as well as the Planned Parenthood Department. Dale retired from the Stein Hospice Service in June of this year. Prior to that, he worked as a staff development at the Riverview Nursing Home, Port Clinton, and the Ohio Veterans Home, Sandusky.
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Sandusky, a life time member of the Amvets, Post 17, Sandusky, the Commodore Denig Post 83, American Legion and the Lowell C. Hein Post 2529, V.F.W., member of Science Lodge No. 50, F. & A.M., and was an Eagle Scout with the Boy Scouts of America.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Teresita (Escorido), one daughter, Leah (Kornelle McSwain) Miller; two granddaughters, Rachel and Rhiana; one brother, Donald D. (Laurel) Miller II, of Westerville, Ohio; and two nephews, David and Daniel Miller.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Donald D. and Glenyth (Cooper) Miller.
The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, until the time of memorial services at 2 p.m., at Trinity United Methodist Church, 214 E. Jefferson St., Sandusky. Pastor Douglas Winner will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is assisting the family will the arrangements. Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.