Sylvester A. “Silver” Miller, 82, of
New Baden died Wednesday May 4, 2005 at Country Side Manor Aviston.
He was born August 30, 1922 in
Roxbury Wisconsin to Gilbert and Theresia (Laubmeier) Miller. They
preceded him in death.
He was a member of St. George
Catholic Church and Holy Name Society New Baden, New Baden Knights
of Columbus, Carlyle Catholic War Veterans, New Baden American
Legion Post 321, Laborer’s Local 742, Carlyle VFW Post 3523,
Operating Engineers Local 520, Friends of the Shrine of St. Joseph,
and was a retired New Baden Volunteer Fireman. He was an air force
veteran of WW II.
He married Adelle Vosholler-Dust May
8, 1951 at St. George Church
New Baden and she died
January 26, 1986.
He is survived by 2 daughters Diane
(Gerry) Prange of New Douglas, Debra Miller of Staunton a step
daughter Ruth Dust (Robert Anderson) of Belleville and special
friend Violet Schroeder of Alhambra. Also survived by a brother
Vincent (Judy) Miller of Lodi Wisconsin and a sister Dorothy
Bornmann of Rochester Minnesota. He has 2 grandchildren, 8 step
grandchildren and 16 step great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by step
daughters Betty Dust and Dorothy Dust Yoakum, a sister Marjorie
Hellenbrand and a brother George Miller.
Funeral services will be held Monday
May 9 2005 at 10 Am at St. George church New Baden with Fr. Donald
Blaes officiating interment in Resurrection Cemetery New Baden.
Friends may call at the Moss Funeral Home in Trenton Sunday May 8
from 4 to 9 PM and Monday May 9 from 8 to 9:30 AM. Memorials can be
to St. Joseph Shrine or donor’s choice and will be received at the
The New Baden Fire Department, New
Baden American Legion, and the New Baden Knights of Columbus will
hold Services Starting at 7 PM on Sunday evening at the funeral home