Wilbur Miller

6/27/2014

ULYSSES — Wilbur L. Miller, a former resident of Ulysses, died Thursday, June 26, 2014, at the Kansas Masonic Home in Wichita.

ULYSSES — Wilbur L. Miller, a former resident of Ulysses, died Thursday, June 26, 2014, at the Kansas Masonic Home in Wichita.

He was born Dec. 13, 1914, in Newton, to Samuel A. and Susie Little Miller.

Mr. Miller was retired from Mesa Petroleum Company. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

On Dec. 20, 1935, he married Opal R. Dye. She died in 2005.

Survivors include a daughter, Deanna Peterson of Wichita; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Martha Brown of Carson City, Nev.

A memorial service will begin at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the Kansas Masonic Home Chapel in Wichita. A second service will begin at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Shelton Memorial Christian Church in Ulysses. Burial will be at Ulysses Cemetery.

Visitation hours are 2 to 8 p.m. Monday at Grant County Funeral Home, Ulysses. Memorials are suggested to the Kansas Masonic Home or the Grant County Museum.

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