Elmer P. Miller

Elmer P. Miller of the town of Ashippun passed away on Monday, Jan. 16 2006 at Watertown Memorial Hospital. He was 86 years old.

He was born May 7, 1919 in the town of Ashippun to Albert and Frances (nee Seefeldt) Miller.

Elmer farmed in the town of Ashippun for many years. He also worked at John Deere in Horicon for over 20 years as a stock handler.

He enjoyed playing cards, fishing, hunting and just driving around sight-seeing.

He also enjoyed playing the violin in his earlier years and played in a polka band. They would love to have folks over to the homestead barn for barn dances.

Elmer is survived by his son, Don Miller of Neosho; a daughter, Barb (Donald) Daniels of Neosho; three grandchildren, Tamara (Dave), Michael (Amy) and Mark; three great-grandchildren, Talon, Jimmy and Hunter; and a brother, Raymond (Ann) Miller of Florida. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Elmer was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Norma.

Funeral services for Elmer will be Thursday, Jan. 19, 2006 at 6:30 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford.

Family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday from 3-6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials to the charity of one’s choice appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.