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David Lynn Miller

October 16, 1954 ~ January 7, 2024 (age 69) 69 Years Old
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David Miller Obituary

David Lynn Miller, 69, of Berlin, lost his brave fight with cancer at home on January 7, 2024. He was born on October 16, 1954 in Somerset, and was the son of Carley (Johnson) Suter, of Somerset, and the late Edwin Miller. Preceded in death by his father, mother-in-law and father-in-law, Jean and Charles Burk, and his uncle and best friend, Fred Johnson. Survived by his wife of 44 years the former Cynthia Burk; daughter Melissa and son-in-law Bryan Leininger, of Harrisburg; daughter Brittney Miller, of Pittsburgh; the joys of his life, grandchildren: Sadie and Parker Leininger; sisters: Jolene (Wayne) Fleshman and Connie (Bob) Tyree; sister-in-law Carol (Norman) Croner; many wonderful nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews; and lifelong friend, John Vinzani. Dave was a 1972 graduate of Somerset High School. After graduation, he proudly entered into the Marine Corps where he became a decorated Vietnam Veteran. In 2018, Dave retired from Verizon to spend time with his family and friends. He loved hunting and fishing with his family, shooting sporting clays and cruising with loved ones in his Camaro. He treasured many memories and reminiscing with good high school friends; as well as connecting with his Marine Corps’ brothers. He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, where he served as a past council member, and a 30 year member of Berlin American Legion. Dave was a coach for his daughters AYSO soccer teams, past 4-H leader and a past Verizon I.B.E.W. union representative and member. Family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until a celebration of life service at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 13, 2024 at Faith Lutheran Church, Somerset. Rev. Kathy Stump officiating. Military honors by Berlin Veterans Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be given to Military-Veterans Advocacy Inc., P.O. Box 5235, Slidell, LA 70469-5235 or online at www.militaryveteransadvocacy.org; or to Faith Lutheran Church, 6567 Glades Pike, Somerset, PA 15501. Arrangements entrusted to Deaner Funeral Home, Berlin. DeanerFuneralsAndCremations.com

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 13, 2024

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Faith Lutheran Church
6567 Glades Pike
Somerset, PA 15501

Celebration of Life
Saturday
January 13, 2024

11:00 AM
Faith Lutheran Church
6567 Glades Pike
Somerset, PA 15501

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