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John Jay Miller

  • On May 11, 2022

John Jay Miller, age 82, of North Strabane, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Wednesday, May 11, 2022.

He was preceded  in death by his parents, John and Gladys Miller and his wife Eleanora Miller.

Beloved husband of 25 years to Phyllis Miller ; loving father of John “Bunky” Miller, Holly (David) Walker, Darrin “D.J.” (Carol) Miller, Linda (Stephen) French, and  Harry (April) Edkins III; cherished grandfather of Jesse (Meghan) Walker, Shannon (Chris) George, Chase (Allie) Walker, Stephanie Miller, Dylan Miller, Sierra French, Noah French, Logan Edkins, and Riley Edkins; great grandfather of Christopher, Skylar, Finn, Mollie, and Graham; brother of William (Lynn) Miller; also survived by nieces, nephews and his beloved, faithful dog Ted E. Bear.

John was a drummer and played in The Chordells.  Him and his wife, Phyllis belonged to the Washington Cruisers Car Club and had many antique cars.  He loved his Honda Gold Wing Trike.  Being very spiritual, he was active in Holy Rosary Church.  Often, during the summer you could find John riding his golf cart, camping at Plantation Park in Mercer.  Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family, he will be deeply missed by all.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Washington City Mission, 84 W. Wheeling St., Washington, PA 15301 or Canonsburg-Houston Ministerial Association, PO Box 206, Canonsburg, PA 15317

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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Bob & Carol Farkas
Phyllis and family - we were so sorry to read of John's passing. You are in the thoughts and prayers of many. We so much loved working with John in the kitchen at Holy Rosary Church. He was one in a million. In sympathy and friendship, Bob & Carol Farkas
Deb and Mark
Phyllis and family. We are so deeply sorry about John. He was a very kind and a gentleman and enjoyed chatting with him at family events. We will keep all of you in our prayers and if there is anything we can do please call us. Love and hugs, our Deepest sympathy. Deb and Mark
Marlane Zaken
Phyllis and Family, I am so so sorry for your loss!! I pray that God will give you comfort and strength as you go through this most difficult time!🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
H G Hanna
Very deepest of sympathies . Harry G Hanna