Harold Kenneth ‘Dusty’ Miller, 86

Print Article

Harold Kenneth “Dusty” Miller passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at his home.

Harold was born to Bernice and Evans Miller in Lakewood, New Jersey, on April 1, 1933. At the age of 5 he watched the Hindenburg fly over his childhood home. He received his education in Barnegat, New Jersey, and served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1955 as a radio operator. He married his high school sweetheart, Letitia Jamieson, in 1956 in Ship Bottom, New Jersey, and they had four children. He had his own appliance business for eight years and then moved to Swan Lake in 1966. He was employed as a logger with Royal Logging. Then, he was employed at the Swan River Correctional Center, first as a supervisor counselor and then as the security manager, retiring after 27 years.

Harold originally started the Swan Search and Rescue and was involved in raising and racing pigeons. He also greatly enjoyed woodworking, carving, hunting and gardening.

He is survived by his children Debbie Smith of Phoenix, Arizona, Eileen (Kevin) Drew of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Kenneth (Cyndy) Miller, Belleville, Arkansas, Lois (Dale) Johnson, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and special Daughter Donna Weeks, of Ferndale.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 50 years and one grandson.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations maybe given to Swan Chapel Children.

A celebration of life service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at Swan Chapel, Swan Lake.

Print Article

Read More Obituaries

Saylor Grace Martinz, 16

July 18, 2019 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake Our daughter and the light of our lives passed away on July 16, 2019 at just 16 years old as a result of injuries sustained from an automobile accident. Saylor was generous, kind, happy, and always ...

Comments

Read More

Jacob Edmund Shawback, 91

July 18, 2019 at 5:00 am | Daily Inter Lake Jacob Edmund Shawback, 91, passed away on July 11, 2019, at his home in Kalispell. A celebration of his life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 20, at Central Bible Church, 902 1st Avenue E...

Comments

Read More

Ruth Unternahrer Kauffman, 89

July 17, 2019 at 10:20 am | Daily Inter Lake Ruth Unternahrer Kauffman, 89, died peacefully Friday, June 21, 2019, in the home of her eldest daughter in Lebanon, Oregon. She was born on Oct. 24, 1929, in the family farmhouse just outside of ...

Comments

Read More

Mary Jean Schroeder, 76

July 17, 2019 at 10:19 am | Daily Inter Lake Mary Jean Schroeder, 76, of Graham, Washington, passed away on July 11, 2019, at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on Nov. 18, 1942, in Kalispell, the daughter of Emery and Fairy ...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(406) 755-7000
727 East Idaho
Kalispell, MT 59901

©2019 Daily Inter Lake Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X