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Roman Miller

Roman Miller passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016 at the Brooklyn Community Estates in Brooklyn, Iowa.
A visitation will be held Saturday, June 4 from 10:00-11:30 at the Peterseim Funeral Home.

Private graveside services will be in the Sharon Hill Cemetery, Kalona.

Roman I. Miller was born January 29, 1942 in Kalona, the son of Ira and Fannie (Yoder) Miller. Roman and Linda Swartzendruber were married in the Kalona United Methodist Church on October 22, 1961.
The couple lived and worked at the Oakdale Campus in the dairy and kitchen for 10 years.  After that time Roman was employed on several farms in Ladora and Guernsey and later at the Brooklyn Elevator until retirement.

Survivors are his wife, Linda of Guernsey, and brothers; Jonas ( Lillian) Miller of Realto, California, Chris (Betty) Williamsburg, Kentucky, Chet (Katie) Miller, Marion, Iowa and Mary Ann Ferguson (Scott) Moravian Falls, North Carolina.  Also surviving Linda’s family, Randy(Joyce) Swartzendruber of Kalona, Sue (Paul) Ross, Casa Grande, AZ, Bill (Salinda) Swartzendruber, Bellvue, NE, Dave(Deb) Swartzendruber, Riverside, IA, Patty Swartzendruber, Iowa City and Kevin(Carol) Swartzendruber, Kalona. A number of nieces and nephews survive.

Preceding Roman in death were his parents, a sister Irene Schultz and brother Oba Miller.

A memorial fund has been established for the  Deep River Fire Dept, the Deep River Responders, or Essence of Life Hospice.

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Sorry to hear of Roman passing, my family has a lot of great memories on the farm with him.

Jeff and Brenda Cordes Jun 3 2016 12:00 AM

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Justin Roth and Family.My deepest condolences in your time of need. Know that Roman is in a better place now and is in peace while he watches over you and yours.

Justin Roth Jun 1 2016 12:00 AM

Designers Choice was sent by 3E - Iowa City.Our Deepest Sympathies, your friends at 3E Iowa City

Elec Eng and Equip May 23 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. I just lost my husbnd in June of last year so I can understand your feeling of lose. Thinking of you. Velda

Velda Lechlitner May 23 2016 12:00 AM

Linda and family, Sorry to hear of Roman's passing.I remember a time when we saw each other most every day years ago. With Sympathy, Dorothea

Dorothea Zook Moberly May 22 2016 12:00 AM