Mark S. Miller 54, died Monday, June 6, 2016 at Newton Medical Center. He was born August 9, 1961 in Newton, Kansas to Paul L. and Mary Ann (Hartenberger) Miller. He married Vicki Almond and they were later divorced and remained lifelong friends. Mark worked for over 35 years at Bunting Magnetics in Newton. He attended First Church of God in Newton. Mark enjoyed tinkering around his house and being outside gardening, fishing and mowing he also was a woodworker and made and shared pictures frames and furniture with his friends and family. Mark’s family was very important to him and he was a friend to many and loving grandpa to Ashton, Joseph and Makenzie who he adored.
He is survived by his daughters Tina and her husband Steven Pearce of Fayetteville, NC and Krista Miller of Newton, KS; brother Robert and his wife Cindy Miller of Newton, KS; sister Robin Arellano of Newton, KS; mother Mary Ann Miller of Newton and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father Paul Lee Miller, great nephew Evan Lewis and brother in law Kevin Almond.
A celebration of Mark’s life will be 6:00 p.m., Monday June 13, 2016 at First Church of God at Broadway and Fairview in Newton with Pastor Clint McBroom leading the celebration and remembrance time. Following the service the family will receive friends at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Moundridge Valley Hope in care of Petersen Funeral Home.