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Frank Miller

Apr 7, 2017 - From staff reports

Frank Miller of Riverton died Friday, March 31, 2017, at the Wind River Rehabilitation and Wellness Center. He was 86 years old.

A memorial service with military rites will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8, 2017, at Davis Funeral Home.

Frank Milton Miller was born June 7, 1930, in Riverton, to Milton Frank and Pearle (LaJeunesse) Miller. He grew up in Arapahoe and attended schools there. He lived in Arapaho on the Wind River Reservation all of his life.

He was baptized into the Catholic faith.

In 1953 he married his first wife, Regina, and they had three boys: Ed, Joe and David. They later divorced.

On Dec. 9, 1977, he married Emma Spoon in Riverton. She brought two daughters to the family: Jean and Emma.

He worked at the Fort Washakie Police Department for 18 years and then went to work at the acid plant with Western Nuclear for 15 years before he retired.

He belonged to the Riverton Legion Club.

He enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting and ranching.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Emma Miller of Riverton; sons Ed Miller of Arapahoe, Joe Miller of Arapahoe and David Miller of Casper; step-daughters Jean Herbst of Arapahoe and Emma Skinner of Casper; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Milton and Pearle Miller; three brothers; three sisters; and grandson, Shye Miller.

Online condolences may be made to the family at TheDavisFuneralHome.com.

Memorials may be made to the V.F.W. 3628 in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.

Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.

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