Andrew "Andy" Miller

Birth Date: 
Tuesday, March 8, 1927
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, December 13, 2018

WOOSTER – Andrew “Andy” Miller, 91, of Wooster passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Wayne Co. Care Center.

He was born March 8, 1927 on a farm near Mt. Hope, the son of Jonas E. and Elizabeth Swartzentruber Miller.

He was a graduate of the Reisch School of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa.  He had all kinds of sales but specialized in farm sales from 1959 to 2005 from Lake Erie to the Ohio River and Pennsylvania to Indiana.  He attended the Brethren Church in Homerville for many years where he served as an usher and where people were always friendly.  In recent years, he attended Grace Brethren Church in Wooster.  Andrew was a dairy farmer early in his life.

Andy was an avid hunter, a member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, National Rifle Assoc., and the State and National Holstein Assoc.

Surviving are his brothers, Owen Miller of Bryan, Monroe (Elizabeth) Miller of Goodville, PA and his sisters, Mary Keim of Fredericksburg, Edna Wellert of Biscayne Park, FL, Nettie (Omar) Wengerd of Wooster and Martha DalPra of Wooster and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Ella Brown, brother, Jonas J. Miller, Jr., brothers-in-law, John Brown, Alvin Keim, Mario DalPra and a sister-in-law, Shirley Miller.

Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2-4:00 p.m.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Terry Pruski officiating.  Private family burial will be in the Jefferson Pioneer Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wayne Co. Care Center, 876 Geyers Chapel Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

The family would like to thank Wayne Co. Care Center and Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare for their loving care they gave Andrew.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

Memorial Contributions: 

Wayne Co. Care Center, 876 Geyers Chapel Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or Ohio's Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691


Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2-4:00 p.m. at the funeral Home


Monday, December 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home


To Andy's Family and Friends, Our deepest sympathies go out to you. May God, and the many good memories, sustain you; now and also in the future.. Our thoughts and prayers are for you and your families. Sincere condolences from Art Beerys, Smithville, Ohio

Andy will be missed so much here at the Wayne County Care Center. It was a blessing getting to know him. Prayers of comfort for his family.

Sorry for your loss to the Miller family. I have known Andy most of my life. He stayed at our house when I was growing up. He also was our next door farming neighbor when we lived in the Shreve area.

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